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.
Hurrah for Master Gardeners
Urbanna, Va.— Do you know a Middlesex Master Gardener? Chances are you probably do as this is a gardening group that is highly active in our county with a high profile of working for the betterment of gardening.
02.26.2009On the Feast
This last month has given Americans the opportunity to witness “one party government” at work. With both houses in Congress and the White House controlled by Democrats, the last few weeks have reminded us why voters should be wary of one-party rule.
02.19.2009No Sex Please, We’re Virginians
Among the various reports of bad news, hilarious things happen. One must be ever prepared for laughter. Here is an example. For years I have been carrying a deep, dark secret. But now it is time to let the cat out of the bag—the cat being sex.
02.12.2009A Good Case for Ear Plugs
We have become a nation of perfectly dreadful speakers. The end result is: Who can stand to listen to anyone speak? Case in point: me. It was my pleasure to be interviewed for Woman’s World on Channel 24 one day last summer. It was not my pleasure, however, to hear me speak when the program was broadcast on TV.