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Lollapalooza!

Sandee Setliff I’d like to think I’m one of those people who don’t take things for granted. I try on a regular basis to appreciate all the material things I have. Sometimes I realize how much I do take things for granted; like when the electricity goes out. You know you are spoiled when you …

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Bob W zombie

Nothing Personal

RF Wilson I couldn’t sleep. Few of us can. That’s the deal. Wandering around, night after night after night. It’s not like we have homes to go to where we could close the blinds to shut out the light during the day. I could have killed for a nap. It’s true that some of us …

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The Beasts at Pinebrook Farm

Richard Silver Spring was late this year in the mountains of western North Carolina. The chill in the air was still noticeable as was the heavy mist that greeted me as I walked my dog. Maggie is a medium size dog with a tawny silky coat. She is a blend of several different breeds. It …

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Clue

Terry Ward I first saw him sitting on the floor of his hospital room in the pediatric unit of St. Andrews where I volunteered. He was playing with toy cars borrowed from the playroom down the hall. On first inspection, it appeared as if an engineer or architect had laid out the plans for the …

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