Monthly Archives: May 2011

Revising My Bucket List

When I was a child, one of my favorite books was Maguerite Henry’s Misty of Chincoteague.  It is about the wild ponies on Assateague Island and how the volunteer firemen in Chincoteague swim them across a small channel and herd … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Tiny

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Not a Sesame Street Moment

Late yesterday afternoon, our area of Hampton Roads got pounded by a quickly moving storm that overtook us in a flash.  One minute it seemed like a perfectly lovely day, a moment later, angry black clouds moved in, and in … Continue reading

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Versatile Blogger Award

Thanks to Bud of Older Eyes, I just received my first blogging award, The Versatile Blogger.  At my stage in life, any award is a good award because it’s just nice to be noticed.  So, thank you, Bud.  Of course, … Continue reading

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Let’s Play

This post comes from a weekly memoir writing prompt provided by The Red Dress Club. This week’s RemembeRED prompt was to write about a game you played when you were young.  I wasn’t much of an outdoor game player when … Continue reading

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One Small Thing

Friday I had the blues, so I headed to the shore, hoping to dispel my somber mood.  I don’t know if you are anything like me, but I suspect I’m not alone in finding fault with just about everything when … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Red

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