One Woman's Opinion
Order Mary Buxton’s books
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.
Florida Update, Part 3
If your religious beliefs and general outlook on life are in need of some refreshment, I recommend Bishop John Selby Spong. He was a guest speaker in Naples one Sunday at the Unity Church. I made a point of being in the audience.
02.18.2010Florida Update, part 2
Upon visiting Florida, I enjoy a game I call “Expensive Goose Bumps.” The idea is to see how many goose bumps one can count whilst sunbathing at the pool, and figure how much each goose bump costs.
But all was not perfect. Florida was cold this year for the first two weeks in January. How cold was it? So cold that the geckos dropped like rain from the palm trees and stone dead at my feet. Now that’s cold.
02.04.2010Thoughts at Christmas, Part 3
At Christmas we seek out the night sky and ponder over the mysteries of God’s universe. We plan time with beloved family members and friends, but especially at Christmas our thoughts return to childhood and Christmases of the past.