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The arrival--a scene writing exercise.

The light plane circled the small coastal town before making a perfect landing with a soft swoosh on the water. Kathy West heaved a heartfelt sigh of relief. 1,591 more words


“I must




and always”

~ Claude Monet

Beautiful Words

Top Ten People - #9

Beverly Cleary is my all time favorite children’s author.  Every time I read her books, I am awakened again to laughter.  She is the champion of humorous and realistic portrayals of children, animals, and adults and her stories never fail to bring a smile to my face.   61 more words


Almost boiling eggs

I am about to describe …. A solution to an age old problem … an old age problem…. An old egg problem    ….  A problem with 944 more words


Backroad Connoisseur

Some of the best dates my husband and I have are on backroads.  We love to try to get lost and see where an unknown road might take us.   235 more words


Top Ten People I wish I could have coffee with.

I wish I could have met Mark Twain. At the very least, I wish I could have spent an afternoon in his company.  His humor and wit reveals a unique insight into humanity and the need to laugh at it.   73 more words


Small Town Treasure

I probably shouldn’t tell anyone about this but it’s too good to keep a secret.  Thanks to friends, Dawn and Scott, I discovered another small town treasure today. 61 more words