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The next “Ex” Silent Film Star may be right next door!

I pride myself on creating something out of nothing. That’s what writers do, we make shit up. Giving names to characters is one of my favorite pastimes. I try to nail a personality with a name helping myself out down … Continue reading

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What was built in a day

Rome may not have been built in a day, but I just went to a music festival that pretty much was! And a mini-metropolis it was, complete with plumbing, electric, food, and ale even the ancient Romans would re-die for. … Continue reading

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notes from the cottage/geography of a cocktail

Cottage life is presenting interesting situations. Mix 600 square feet of indoor space in New England in wintertime with company, and you get a cozy space at best and a traffic jam at worst. My geographer-husband, with his spatial gifts, … Continue reading

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About knowing

My niece recently postulated that you cannot really know something until you do it. You can’t say you know how to eat well if you eat Twinkies for breakfast but know you should be eating oatmeal. Or, you can’t say … Continue reading

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An evolving genealogy

Ever since Mr. Moore’s 6th grade class when I finally discovered a textbook that made sense to me, I have had a soft spot for geography and geographers. The far off adventures told in pictures and stories of the world … Continue reading

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