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You could be anywhere

You could be anywhere, but you are here. And it’s for some reason, whether or not that reason has been properly pinpointed (while, in the meantime, you have been). 463 more words

Dominion's coal ash polluting James River at Dutch Gap?

My children and I biked and hiked this past weekend at Dutch Gap Conservation Area and Henricus Historical Park in southeastern Chesterfield County. Both parks offer lovely views of the James River and a departure from our more urban areas around Richmond. 334 more words

My Life

Off Texas Avenue, the parking lot is littered with memories

From the skinny brown arcs
of ballerinas rooted
in a coltish breeze,
the first brittle leaves drift
limply to still-summer ground,
yellow earthbound stars
five-pointed like fingers… 112 more words

Poetry

Hundreds of volunteers clean up James River

RICHMOND, Va. — Hundreds of volunteers gathered along the James River Saturday for the 17th annual James River Regional Cleanup.

Organizers said more than 700 volunteers scoured the river and its banks of a host of trash and recyclables. 202 more words

Local

Over 700 volunteers, 12 jurisdictions clean up James River

RICHMOND, Va. (WAVY) – More than 700 volunteers in 12 jurisdictions helped clean up the James River and its banks of trash and recyclables during the 17th annual James River Regional Cleanup Saturday. 140 more words

News

Flying Along The River Bank

Great Blue Heron’s never hang around long once they notice you’re paying attention to them.  I paddled past this one at a distance and ignored it until I got close enough to snap a few pictures.

Nature

A Trip Down the James River

My parents loved to take canoe trips down the Brazos River in Texas back when I was growing up in the 1970’s.

When she signed up for a canoe trip with her church, … 619 more words

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