Usually a few days after Thanksgiving, the holiday cards begin to arrive. I enjoy the cards with photos and Christmas letters alike (especially those from one friend who always offers a funny and subversive twist on the annual letter genre). 263 more words
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“Let’s eat grandma!”
Er, let’s not.
How about: “Let’s eat, grandma!”
As you can see, proper use of punctuation can actually save a life!
It’s National Punctuation Day…a time to celebrate those sometimes foreign-looking marks we see in writing. 823 more words
Is it really Joshuas Creek? No, it is Joshua’s Creek. The Joshua’s Creek Trail runs alongside the creek and has a marker informing hikers that Joshua’s Creek is named after Joshua Leach (1776-1862), an early settler who built a house and a sawmill beside the creek during the 1820s. 139 more words