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The Christmas Dormer

Our home glowed orange during the Christmas season, since that was the color of the candles Mom positioned in the windows throughout our two-floor Cape. I felt it a fine choice—the glow seemed heavenly.  Some lights were in tiers of … Continue reading

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Miss America and Company

“There she goes…Miss America…..” (Imagine that familiar refrain playing in the background), 17-year-old Teresa Scanlan from Nebraska beat out 52 other contestants for the title. Supposedly, every young girl wants to be Miss America (not me–I wanted to be a … Continue reading

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Bike Paths: A Source of Never-Ending Beauty

(Here’s some of what you’ll see as you hum along a bike path. This one’s the Blackstone Valley Bike Path in Rhode Island, something the state did “very right, but it could just as well be ‘Anywhere USA.’ “) ***The … Continue reading

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