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Thoughts from Christmases Past

Christmas is a mostly happy series of memories for me. One thing I always associate with my memories of the season is Christmas cookies and Christmas offerings in general. From my early years in Burlington, VT, I recall my mother … Continue reading

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Are bygones a thing of the past?

I’m quick to admit that I have a tendency to live in the past a bit too much at times. ¬†There are lots of happy memories there but I do my best to stay rooted in the present. ¬†And honestly, … Continue reading

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Spring, love, and heartache…

Admittedly I am not the best at remembering quotes, much less entire poems; however, as the season struggles to morph from winter to spring one particular line flits through my subconscious…”In the Spring a young man’s fancy lightly turns to … Continue reading

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