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10 Ways Growing Up In A Small Town Prepared You For Life

You learned that individual confidence can do wonders in your adult life.

You learned to be an individual.

Every one knew who you were. Your teachers, neighbors, and basically anyone you ran into at the store identified you as your own person. 721 more words



Thursday, September 11, 2014.

Dateline: Uxbridge, Massachusetts 

It was an ordinary day. Early September in southern New England. Cool. Almost crisp. Some leaves had already changed and they shone bright yellow, signalling the rapid approach of Autumn. 450 more words


A is for Apple

One of the best things my mother said to me and my siblings over and over again was to not assume that everyone has had the same education we had. 984 more words

On Being A Woman

What to write?

Greetings Small Town Word Nerd Blog Followers!

I have been writing this blog for more than three years now, and it definitely is an activity that I thoroughly enjoy! 179 more words

North Dakota

Maritime Mary: With Gratitude

It’s morning, the birds are awake, the sun has risen.
You stretch, welcome a new day,
Languish over coffee, breakfast, newspapers,
Step outdoors and breathe fresh September air, 44 more words

Guest Writers


Wow, I just realized that I have not posted in 10 days, so this can be a longer post. :)

So, updates:

1) I ran off with the circus! 482 more words

Cooking Fun