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Strictly “For the Birds”

(Metal Sculpture of St. Francis of Assissi feeds the birds on the grounds of the Ogunquit Museum, Maine, CKMellor, Aug. 2010) “Bird Girl” stone sculpture, by Sylvia Shaw Judson, in Savannah, feeds the birds, too. This statue became the inspiration … Continue reading

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For Whom the (School) Bell Tolls

(Greek teacher and philosopher Socrates questioning/engaging students in their learning….Result? The Socratic Method is born) There have been families of students throughout my career who would’ve nominated me to the Teachers’ Hall of Fame, had my chalk bronzed, or canonized … Continue reading

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Mother and Daughters ‘Do’ Pig Alley

(Famous Theophile Steinlen poster, “Tournee du Chat Noir,” 1898, honoring the Black Cat cabaret in Pigalle, Paris.) I found, in traveling, how important it is to know the character of city neighborhoods before one travels through them…But, as with so … Continue reading

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