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Civil War

I stepped onto my my front porch last Friday night and remembered to breathe. My eyes were tearing up (righteous indignation and MCHM will make you cry), and my head was pounding.  The stench in the air is something I’ll

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freedom to play

Wow. Nearly a month since my last post. I guess my head just hasn’t been in the right place for blogging. It’s been busy. In early March, I went to the Duke Center for Documentary Studies to learn how to

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Winter is beautiful

, originally uploaded by laura_h_allen. I decided to go out and play with the new camera yesterday.  Used a macro lens for the first time and found it wonderful and challenging. This picture is from our lovely neighborhood/walk-through, Arlington Court.

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Routine: Refresh

I was tired and weary…and art was my balm last week.   Music and radio; audio arts have been my bread and butter most of my life. I’ve got good ears. Art has not been my home. But, it’s getting

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The sound of the ocean in January is welcome.

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The man went from trash can to trash can, his bike balanced by plastic bags full of the treasures he had already found. I was walking to the mall, on my way to Sears to pick up our car.  I’ve

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