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Salem

My annual trip to Salem for haunted happenings. Every year for the last several, I’ve made the trip on the non-work day before Halloween. yes, Salem is just up the coast so I could go any time, but there’s just … Continue reading

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Motif #1

Old, and yet not so old, the original was a victim of the blizzard of ’78, the present an insistence and gift from the public. Red now, she is a sign of home and welcome. It’s breezy but calm and … Continue reading

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Better late than never.

Wow! Long time since last post! Fall school is done, and I wait to get through the winter holidays. Why do they all come at the same time? Couldn’t they be spaced out so that, after one is done, we … Continue reading

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Christmas time

A lemming-swarm of people, laughing and singing, greets you. The streets are a kaleioscope of colors, pairing red and green, blue and white. Everywhere, the caroling of Christmas songs fills the air, and you find yourself singing along. Strangers smile … Continue reading

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Carding

Just thoughts while I address my Xmas cards. What goes through your head when you look at the list of whom to send cards to? Are they all familiar to you? Immediate family, yes. Others? Some of them, your only … Continue reading

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Holidays

Holiday season is here, a holiday each for many religions. Even one for African-Americans (Is there a more current term?). As the days approach, I find myself with mixed feelings. Gone are the days when our immediate family gathered around the … Continue reading

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Passing Thoughts

Thanksgiving has come and gone. I remember one less than a month before I went in the Air Force. My grandmother, my parents, and me went to Connecticut to visit my Uncle Owen and his wife Livi. long ago (more … Continue reading

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