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Joe Pye Weed Reaches for the Sky

The tallest wildflower in these mountains can reach twelve feet in height, and in August it blooms with tiny pink flowers, attracting every Butterfly within a quarter mile. 81 more words

North Carolina

Happy 100th Anniversary National Park Service!

Celebrating our National Park Service’s 100th anniversary this year, the hubs and I spent much of our summer vacation visiting some of North Carolina’s most beautiful parks like  174 more words

Descending from Ridgecrest to Mill Creek

Instead of taking the fast way over the Eastern Continental Divide from Asheville, I chose to use the original gravel Mill Creek Road that was built in the 1880’s when the… 240 more words

North Carolina

Roanoke, VA

An exploration of music, fine arts and Crafts, history and museums

What comes to mind when you think of Virginia? For me, I think about the Blue Ridge Parkway that goes along the Blue Ridge, a mountain chain that is part of the Appalachian Mountains. 367 more words


A Boy Named Rabbit: WakeRobin Ridge #2 by @marciameara #SundayBlogShare

  • Author: Marcia Meara
  • Published: April 2015 by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Category: Contemporary Fiction with Supernatural Elements

“Evil’s comin’, boy…comin’ fast. Look for the man with eyes like winter skies, and hair like a crow’s wing.

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Contemporary Fiction

Blue Ridge Parkway Beauties

My childhood days were spent in North Carolina and recently, I have discovered the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia.  The first in my series on the Blue Ridge  is the book, … 75 more words

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