One Woman's Opinion
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Life and love in the rural tidewater area of Virginia is a common thread that runs through nearly all of Mary Wakefield Buxton's books. The push and pull of old and new, North and South, man and woman, life and death, are discovered, illuminated and reflected upon in each of them. Such is the heart and soul of a writer.
A Landing at Normandy
G. (General) Edward Tabor has memories of his stint serving in the US Army during World War II that would cause your hair to stand straight up on end. The Deltaville native was drafted in 1942, sent to Tennessee for basic training in field artillery, and ended up in Bristol, England, to prepare for the invasion of Europe.
Many thoughts passed through my mind when I arrived at Clarksbury United Methodist Church in Deltaville recently to attend one of its excellent programs during its annual Lenten lunch and lecture series.
04.20.2011Brush Up Your Shakespeare!
So how is your Shakespeare? Do you need a little brushing up? Shakespeare may not be taught in schools to the extent it once was. To rectify this one must make the Bard of Stratford on Avon a part of life-long learning and pick up his books and read them on your own.
04.13.2011Does God speak English?
Such a question is a bit facetious and only a takeoff on the amusing book title, God is an Englishman, that was popular in the past. My point is merely the English language is the most spoken language on earth. I’m not sure about the universe, however.