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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.
Thoughts at Easter, 2014
Who would have thought the years would fly by so quickly? Like bolts of lightning flashing fast against the evening sky, the years have passed by. As one grows older, so seemingly do problems grow and . . . sadness.
04.16.2014One Woman’s Opinion will return next week
Because of the large number of Letters to the Editor in this week’s Sentinel, Mary Wakefield Buxton’s column, “One Woman’s Opinion” has been held until next week’s issue.
04.09.2014Why Can’t We Learn?
It’s almost ironic that as Russian troops have taken over the Crimea, I’ve been reading Winston Churchill’s history of World War II. What superb timing for reading material and good reminders of the lessons history teaches.
04.02.2014A Year to Remember: 1965 (Part 3)
Early seeds of feminism along with desire to become a writer had taken over the young woman’s brain. The young are so vulnerable to ideology, and like all trapped in the iron teeth of dogma, unless she could break free, she would be held in irons and severely limited in her ability to doubt, think and reflect.