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SWIMMING IN A CREEK

SWIMMING IN A CREEK OF FRESH CLEAR WATER IS SO MUCH FUN!

I am at the creek and I was swimming. It is sunny so I have to wear my hat and goggles… 147 more words

You've Left Me Now and You've Seasoned My Soul

As I sat in my grandparent’s driveway for the last time I felt like the breath had been stolen out of me, and while I was struggling to process the reality that was in front of me, it still felt very surreal. 1,106 more words

Being Grown Up Sucks

The A-Dream

It was Mr. T who once said, “I pity the fool”, and although I was a little young to be an avid The A-Team viewer, heck, I wasn’t even born, that sentiment is certainly something I can relate to today. 858 more words

Life

third annual loon olympics

We thought the third annual Loon Olympics would be a washout, but luckily, the rain held out for our competition.  We changed it up a little this year and our seven events included the washer toss, ladder toss, bocce ball, bean bag toss, a dice game, flip the coin, and a game to guess the number of M&M’s in a jar.   32 more words

Owen

Happy Hour

Over the summers my immediate and extended Post family make an annual pilgrimage to Flying Pond in Maine.  This summer my cousin Andy was given a grant to spend an extended amount of time there compiling stories and memories about the importance of this lake, the camp, and our family history.   2,332 more words

Life

Dusty Memories

This is a card my Grandmother sent me…. years and years and decades ago. 

My Grandfather had built a cabin in the mountains that they went to often, and I found myself there too on family vacations.   273 more words

On Lonlieness

I, like so many other people in this world, enjoy time to myself. Be it sitting in my room on my laptop with everyone else downstairs, or watching a film while my mother and father are at work and my sister at a friends house. 541 more words