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Summer Meditation: Notes From the Road

It’s sunrise and I’m on Route 95 headed toward Richmond. The early sunshine works its way through thick bands of pine and maple trees along the highway. 530 more words

Family

Bye (For Now) Blacksburg

This summer I have lived in a ton of different places.  And, after moving from Chapel Hill to Wilson and finally to Blacksburg, I still haven’t perfected the art of light packing.   269 more words

A Very Late Blog Entry: Scott & Helena's Wedding

I know this is about 3 months overdue, but if I’m being honest (which I always strive to be) I forgot that I had this blog! 882 more words

Senior Executive Service Announcements

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced the following Department of Defense Senior Executive Service appointments and assignments:

Dabney R. Kern has been reappointed to the Senior Executive Service and is assigned as director, policy, plans, and requirements, … 89 more words

Department Of Defense

Optional autism code on driver's licenses: New law hits speed bump with some

I’m generally an optimistic person. But I always like to be aware of the potential downside of things — particularly when it concerns laws and regulations related to people on the autism spectrum. 264 more words

Autism

5 free things to see and do in Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Virginia Beach is no generic beach town. It’s the largest city in Virginia, which means there are plenty of things to do throughout the year for free. 500 more words

Lifestyle

Mataoka - Epilogue

“The real stories of John Smith and Pocahontas have seldom been fully told, much as they are a part of the popular imagination.”

Pocahontas

by Joseph Bruchac… 605 more words

Writing And Publishing