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For many years we wanted to go to Jamestown Island. Jamestown Island today is a relatively well-manicured park where tourists can visit the remains of the original settlement. Yet, if one looks behind the reconstructed area, the essential wildness of … Continue reading

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Tales and Tails of the Hospital

My sister, Linda,  near the end of her life spent a great deal of time in the hospital, and not because she was a nurse. She was suffering from an auto-immune disease that relentlessly was wearing her body away.  It … Continue reading

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