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.
Welcome Home to Urbanna
It’s that time of year again when tens of thousands of people come to Urbanna from all directions in celebration of the Urbanna Oyster Festival. There are few festivals that are more enjoyable than the one that put our little town on the map.
“If ever joy and gratitude consumed me, it happened the week of August 18, 2015 when our granddaughter Sam Fuller became a VMI (Virginia Military Institute) cadet. . . . ”
10.23.2015Can We Love Imperfection?
In a Letter to the Editor, the local kindly mystery book writer recently shared a refresher course on the Civil War along with a scathing attack on the “repugnant symbol” of the Confederate Flag.
10.07.2015A Visit to Harper’s Ferry
Last summer my sisters and I, along with our husbands, headed to the mountains of cool West Virginia to explore the Charles Town and Harper’s Ferry area. We are all interested in history so we make good traveling companions.