Monthly Archives: April 2013

How Do I Love Me

Some time ago, I posted an entry called “Reflections” about what I see when I look in the mirror.  Ironically, shortly thereafter, a friend of mine sent me an email that addresses a similar subject. Apparently Dove, the maker of … Continue reading

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I looked into  my mirror today, and saw an old face watching me.  He wasn’t there yesterday, but I never see the same face twice. There have been lots of them.  Years ago with brown hair and clear eyes, features … Continue reading

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Jacobs War

Jacob Hatch was big. Rugged big. At age eighteen, he stood just shy of six feet, tall for a male in the 1860’s. He had been born on a farm up in Waldo County, Maine, in the little town of … Continue reading

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