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A Dog’s Paean

Eddie is a an old, old dog. Ninety-two, in dog years, or so says one chart I consulted. Eddie has lived in this house much longer than I have, and I have been here a decade. Eddie is a foundling. … Continue reading

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The Bird Lady of Baxter Springs

Sometimes, when I have mentioned I come from Virginia, the person I’m addressing insists on relocating me to West Virginia. I blame John Denver. Apparently hoards of people have attended American public schools without ever learning that there are two … Continue reading

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