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.
The Marines take Christ Church
It was a splendid October day when the Marines came to Christ Church last month. Did you say Marines? I show up for the Marines. So when Father Paul Andersen emailed me they were coming, I drove over to the church from Urbanna.
11.06.2013“Dog Friends” Help Homeless Dogs
The nicest people I know are members of Middlesex County’s fastest growing organization known as “Dog Friends,” a dog support group. It started last May when five people concerned about homeless dogs in the county met at Virginia Street Café in Urbanna over lunch. The group now numbers 170 members.
10.30.2013Please, Mr. President
I don’t suppose anyone in Washington is interested in what One Woman’s Opinion thinks? Especially our ultra-partisan president? No? Maybe? Oh well, “Here’s goes nothing…”
The best part about the ocean is the never ending roar of surf. A comforting sound, it eradicates all unpleasant sounds of society—sirens, horns, trucks, radios, TVs, leaf blowers, chainsaws, lawn mowers—the noise of modern day man and his infernal machines.