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TWO HOBBIES

  Someone on Facebook deserves credit for passing along this gem:  “I’m convinced that buying craft material and actually making crafts are two different hobbies.” My mother actually used her craft materials!  Crocheting, painting, sewing, writing.  She kept few “just … Continue reading

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COME HOME, MY SON

So this is the outcome!  You began the wanderjahr of chasing your dream on a pennyworth of funds, with a pint of whiskey and a sleeping bag,  and fists quick to punch.   What now, Wastrel?  Metals pawned? Marooned on cement?  … Continue reading

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IN THE END, WHAT MATTERS?

AMY RODGERS VENTER (The following selection is from a post to Facebook, 2013) A few years ago, I started a speech off like this: Today I want to talk to you about my mom, Amy Rodgers Venter, and how her … Continue reading

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AMY – MORE THAN A MOM

   “To Amy*, my Mom. To a loving mother from a sorrowful daughter 13 years too late.” Thus began a letter I wrote full of remorse about my not having expressed more appreciation for her talents. Especially her ability to … Continue reading

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