Monthly Archives: August 2014

The Perron House

A few years ago, at the Moxie Festival parade, I stood on the sidewalk by Holy Family church with one of my high school classmates.  We were recalling places from the past, maybe talking about the old dump at the … Continue reading

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Still Aunt Tomato

Busy summer, but… I’m still Aunt Tomato.

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In the Palm of My Hand

Early the other morning, I took a walk.  It was dark.  I rounded the corner at the bottom of my hill and as I passed Green Street on my left, I saw a young woman perched on a rock at … Continue reading

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The Great Coffee Challenge

In the last two or three months, I’ve noticed a rash of “challenges” on Facebook. “I challenge you to dump a bucket of water over your head and if you don’t, give $100 to a non-profit.” “I challenge you to … Continue reading

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Maine Style

I was almost late for my hair appointment on Wednesday. My salon is just around the corner these days, about five minutes on foot or two minutes by car, so depending on the calibration of one’s watch, it’s easy to … Continue reading

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Summer Silence

What can I say? Soli Deo Gloria.

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A Crescent Beach Kind of Day

Tuesday was a “call in sick” kind of day, if one was a “call in sick” kind of person.  It was “absolutely August.”  Any more “quote mark” expressions? I didn’t call in sick, but I took an afternoon break at … Continue reading

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Good News Here and There

It seems like forever ago that I was planning my 30th high school reunion. It was a special time, “YAY” this and “YAY” that and “let’s all meet at the homecoming field hockey game” and “I’m so excited I can … Continue reading

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We Saw the Harbor Lights

I’ve written extensively about decorator show houses on this blog and I’ve even bragged that one day I will write the ultimate tome on the topic. Who loves decorator show houses more than me? I’m sorry to say there is … Continue reading

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The Sun Will Come Out

Today…because it’s Faye Brown’s birthday. Another happy day!

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