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A Photo a Week Challenge: Crowd Control

An ordinary day in a small town. An ordinary day … about to become … different. Exciting. Memorable. Because on this day, the power went out in Hannaford. 164 more words


Fall Festival - Colwich, KS

This was the Fourth Annual Fall Festival in the small farming town of Colwich, KS.  Everyone gathered for an early morning parade and then continued the fun at one of the local parks.

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Small Town Life

A Tribute to the Small Town Doctor

Growing up, I never knew anything about long waits or white coats when meeting with my doctor. His office, small brick building on River Street in Elk Rapids, held artifacts of medicine in cabinets and never changed in all the years I went there. 226 more words


The Eye of Bessie sees all...

Mornin’ all.

Crazy week here. Seems like we’re in the middle of a run of them. I’m hoping things will slow down soon. I hate not knowing one day to the next where things are heading! 2,087 more words

Beth Reason

Maritime Mary: Nilda's Rug

Nilda is a sweet, happy person. She is a friend of a friend and over the last few months I have had the pleasure of getting to know her. 101 more words

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Best Local Artist 2015! Thanks!!!

I returned from my short vacation to NYC to find the Best of Winners announced.  Many thanks to everyone who voted for  me this year!  I am so thrilled to be named “Best Local Artist” for 2015.   27 more words

Daily Painter

Maritime Mary: AWalk

A beautiful walk,

Along lovely paths,

Spruce root steps,

Dappled sunlight,


How lucky are we to live

Where natural spaces are plenty,

Where you can be alone… 22 more words

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