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A Chilling Effect

Lately I’ve felt like my gender has been under attack. I’m not talking about the anti-women, anti-choice legislation that can strangle any hope of progress on sex trafficking up on the Hill. 646 more words

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Journey Women

Almost by accident, I bumped into an author event at the Virginia Festival of the Book yesterday.

“Searching for Home and Life: Fictional Journeys” caught my attention while I was roaming through Barnes and Noble, looking for something to read at the gym. 574 more words

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The ABCs of Race

I woke up this morning to this picture 

And just as I was getting ready to meet Anita for another great Book Festival event http://vabook.org… 544 more words

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Kiss Me I'm Irish

Happy St Patrick’s Day to you and yours. It doesn’t matter if you make corned beef and cabbage tonight, or soda bread – recipe for the authentic loaf here:¬†http://www.finecooking.com/articles/how-to-make-real-irish-soda-bread.aspx… 402 more words

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The Tree

Our time here is almost up, so I thought we’d leave you with a small photo journal.

We had the best meal of our trip under a Tamarin tree. 50 more words

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Masquerade

We just missed Carnivale. That day before Lent when all bets are off and seemingly normal people don costumes and parade in the street. On this island I’ve seen Marie Antoinette, a gorilla, a bubble girl dressed in cut-up plastic bottles, and an airplane. 304 more words

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Les Enfants

The children have arrived. They bring enthusiasm with them and youth. Our adult children are happy, in love with this island almost as much as we are; with its hills, beaches and rainbows. 209 more words

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