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Monday, July 6, 2015

Morning Observation:

This morning in Huntington at 6:40AM it’s currently 55 degrees under partly cloudy skies. Winds are calm. Relative humidity is 99%, dewpoint 55, barometric pressure 30.13”. 351 more words


A Swiftly Tilting Planet by Madeleine L'Engle

Meg cried, “Father, we know something’s happened. You have to tell us — please.”
His voice was cold and distant. “War.”
Meg put her hand protectively over her belly.

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Book Review

A Year in America: Part Two

This is the second part of my summary of my first year living in the USA. If you missed the first part you can read it… 1,009 more words

Lobster Me (Las Vegas - Day 3) [June 27, 2015]

Somehow I managed to miss the mass movement that occurred a few years ago where a somewhat not so known (to the rest of the country) regional delicacy figuratively caught fire and blazed across the country at breakneck speed. 449 more words

Why I Love Maine!

Every once in a while, I feel the need to highlight the “New England” part of my blog title – and this will be one of those instances. 1,607 more words


Thomas Hart Benton at Peabody Essex

Thomas Hart Benton 1889-1975

This stylized self portrait is the first painting one sees upon walking through the doors of the current exhibit of Thomas Hart Benton’s art at  230 more words


Happy Fourth!

I have a lot of good 4th of July memories. One year, my dad and his friend almost set the house on fire when a rogue firework hit the table housing all the other fireworks. 353 more words