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Jockey's Ridge

Jockey’s Ridge is the largest natural sand dune on the east coast of the United States.  Located in Nags Head, North Carolina, Jolyn and I took a day trip there last December from my family’s beach house in Salvo, North Carolina. 90 more words


Art Filled Weekend in North Carolina

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Feeling the autumn yet? Well in North Carolina we are JUST about starting to feel the chill. And moving from the big apple, I cannot complain. 484 more words

Mushpa Y Mensa

Conversational Echoes

I jump in the river

Then complain about being wet.

Then again it’s tough to keep your house in order

When you live in an apartment. 61 more words



I named it

Put horns on it

And filed its teeth down till their points twinkled like dead stars.

Then it flew around the room… 98 more words

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Traveling Solo - Living with Arthritis

With a lot of fear I took a trip to the  mountains of North Carolina by myself.  The actual fear was my arthritis that has crippled me.   232 more words


Knotts Island: North Carolina's Forgotten Child

KNOTTS ISLAND, N.C. — Back in Washington, four-and-a-half hours and a million miles away, oysters are two, three, four bucks a pop. Here, they’re free. They crowd the mudflats and marshes, white like snowflakes, punctuated here and there by dead leaves, downed twigs, and the boards and boots and bottles that wash up here from someplace else. 1,290 more words


AANC Introduces Will Brownlee as New Executive Director

At the end of 2015 Ken Szymanski will step back from his role as Executive Director of the Apartment Association of North Carolina (AANC), after serving as the chief executive of both the AANC and the Greater Charlotte Apartment Association (GCAA) concurrently for the last 28 years. 503 more words

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