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Happy Independence Day!

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Back from vacation = Back to reality

     Good news, everyone:  I’m back!      Oh – you didn’t notice I was gone?  Sheesh.      The happy fact is, I spent the latter half of last week touring Ottawa, Ontario.  My friend and fellow conventioneer drove, but the 14-hour ride … Continue reading

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Homearama Debuts Latest in Custom Private Library

    I visited this year’s Spring Homearama at Eagle’s Nest in Virginia Beach.  While most of the show was the same-ol’-same-ol’, there was one feature that truly stood out.  This little gem of a private library:      I cannot say enough … Continue reading

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Skin Deep

PART I      I’ll never forget the day a murderer walked into my antiques store. A steady stream of tourists flowed through my air-conditioned building to escape the muggy Charleston air. Most were “Just browsing,” which means “Don’t mind me; … Continue reading

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“Delivering Love” by Kathy Daugherty

     Today’s story is a guest post by Kathy Daugherty.  Kathy is a member of the Writers’ Group, which I attend.  This is her spin on the homework theme “I blame my mother.”  Happy reading!********************************************************************************** Delivering Love      It was … Continue reading

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Smarty Pants

     I’m too old for this, I thought as I crawled around the floor in a most undignified manner, searching under beds and sofas for my missing purse.  Actually, the purse wasn’t missing so much as purse-napped.  My otherwise pleasant … Continue reading

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Beware the Tower-Mounted News Cameras!

    Or:  Self-Editing Takes the Day Off          I spotted the following sentence in an online Associated Press story about the tornadoes sweeping the southern United States:      “Neighborhoods there were leveled by a massive tornado caught on video by a tower-mounted … Continue reading

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