Tag Archives: Virginia

Maryland My Maryland

Please feel free to hum along to the tune of Maryland My Maryland while reading.   Dear Virginia, Sorry Virginia.  I’m just not that into you.  It’s not you – it’s me.  There are parts of you I love.  Seriously. … Continue reading

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A RESPITE OF THE BOTANICAL KIND

“The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world’s joy.” My writer’s brain (and heart) needs a break because one, it needs time to reflect after a trip back home for a family … Continue reading

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Aerating your Lawn: A Metaphor for Life

Last weeks blogpost was heavy…very heavy.  It felt good to release that part of me.  An incremental speck of who I am.  I’ve been called an old soul, philosophical (much to my family’s chagrin at times), and I recently learned … Continue reading

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