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.
Something special happens when one reads a book. Good ideas pop out from the page. Good ideas come from other sources such as radio and TV. Still, to me, the best ideas come from reading great books.
12.11.2013Hail to the Ideologue
Have you noticed that left-wing ideologues are running the country? Suddenly they are everywhere. I wonder if there are any moderate Democrats any more. The party seemingly has been taken over by the radical left bent on bringing socialism to America.
Those who keep track of the federal government these days have reason to be discouraged this Thanksgiving. Health-care legislation mandating change in insurance plans, resulting in millions of canceled policies and rolled out on a malfunctioning national website, has set the nation in chaos.
11.27.2013Speaking for Dogs
Have you ever been to a dog shelter and seen the many homeless dogs? It’s a heartbreaking sight. As one walks through the lineup of pens filled to the brim with every breed or mix of dogs known to mankind, the most pitiful expressions stare back from behind the mesh fencing.