Monthly Archives: April 2011

A Day at Connemara: Soaking in Sandburg

(Idyllic, almost-Asian artistry of form: an early Spring branch against a still pond, at Carl Sandburg’s home in Connemara, Flat Rock, North Carolina….Fish lazily swim in eddies, lulled in the warming rays of the sun. Photo by CKMellor, Spring 2011). … Continue reading

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When One Door Closes…Another Opens

Just make sure the new door (that opens) leads somewhere. This one in Spruce Pine, North Carolina, doesn’t. In what appears a whimsical move, the owner of this property on lower Main Street, Spruce Pine, has left the door, its … Continue reading

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“Heaven’s For Real:” Colton Says So……..

(Here’s the boy-author whose message inspires so many.) I saw him on the Today Show and frankly, he’s adorable. The 11-year-old sat there on the couch, beside his parents, Todd and Sonja Burpo, appearing polite and unbelievably comfortable in the … Continue reading

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