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.
The Grand Tour
While we wait for spring and are still caught in the pit of winter, let us take up pen and do adventure. It is January 1963, I was 21 years old and John F. Kennedy was president in a time the media so winsomely called “Camelot.”
03.04.2010Florida Update, part 4
These are difficult times. Just walking down 5th Avenue in Naples this year demonstrated the nation’s unusually severe economy. Unemployment is over 12 percent in southwest Florida and there has been a high turnover of stores and restaurants.
02.25.2010Florida 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.