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Roads Traveled

This is a bit of nostalgia penned after driving some of the back roads of Maine and passing old farms, many no longer active. My thoughts took me to the days when they were still alive and times were both … Continue reading

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A Moving Experience

I was standing, idly looking out the front window when I saw the moving van creep slowly up the street. I didn’t have to guess where it was going. The house behind me had recently sold, and I was sure … Continue reading

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Home For The Holidays

Home: noun -The place (such as a house or apartment) where a person lives The above, as defined by Merriam Webster, is what a home is supposed to be.  I do not totally disagree, but I do think it falls … Continue reading

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Roads Traveled

This is just a bit of nostalgia penned after driving some of the back roads of Maine and passing old farms, many no longer active.  My thoughts took me to the days when they were still alive and times were … Continue reading

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Summer Porch

Shade shrouded retreats Cling stoically Inviting oases Seducing our souls Artifacts of sanguine summers Weathered and worn Windows thrown open Environments joined Cobble together Diverse domains Paint chipped rockers Sagging seats Gallop in place Motion without meaning Rivulets of condensation … Continue reading

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The Virtues Of Cocooning

When I retired I was living in Kentucky, so it was not unusual to be asked why I was going to move to Maine where it was so cold.  My stock answer was “only if you go outside”.  I for … Continue reading

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Home For The Holidays

Home: noun -The place (such as a house or apartment) where a person lives The above, as defined by Merriam Webster, is what a home is supposed to be.  I do not totally disagree, but I do think it falls … Continue reading

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