Category Archives: Short Takes

Musings while Traveling – 3/24/16

On this windy, snowy, Minnesota day I am tidying up my loft writing room. I am quiet and sorrowful about the horrors of yesterday, in Brussels and in Turkey over the weekend. I move objects on my shelves and discover things … Continue reading

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The Oohs and Aahs of Autumn

  One of my biggest surprises when I moved from South Africa to Boston, Mass was autumn or fall as it is know in the US. I was amazed at the color of the foliage. South Africa has beautiful flowers … Continue reading

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“Where’s Ocean?” – That is the question in Carmel by the Sea.

A few days ago we were taking a walk on a path along Scenic Avenue in Carmel CA. It is called Scenic because of this view Two Japanese tourists walked towards us, stopped and the man asked, “Where Ocean?” If … Continue reading

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