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Essays, Kidspace, Poetry, Articles on Christian Science



 



Return of the natives

A gardener finds that some plants are more at home than others.

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How Mrs. Peters came into my life just in time

I was discouraged, struggling. She gave me inspiration and skills.

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How we coaxed a smile from Solly

Our guard was as dedicated as he was thin and serious.

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Once again, the river runs wild

The now-undammed Penobscot River has brought bounty to my backyard.

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Some feathered pros lend a hand

My gutters needed attention – and got it in a delightful way. 

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In new situations, I sing an old song

I’ve never been up on current tunes, but I’ve never had to be.

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Hither, thither, and everywhither?

The Elizabethans had more options for adverbs of place than we have today; are we missing anything?

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The mystery of knitting ... remains a mystery

Knitters create holes with string using sticks and a clickety-clickety noise.

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A golden host of my own

With spring bulbs, a minimum of effort is overwhelmingly repaid.

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A freight train sings me an iron lullaby

The screech of the rails, the blast of the horn say all is well.

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Gratitude in an age of automatons

If you think it’s tough to file a complaint today, try filing a compliment.

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What we learned from our winter hike

Now we know why most people don’t hike then – and also the freezing point of mayonnaise, perhaps.

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Modesta’s, and my, life-changing choice

Months of planning come down to a 30-minute deadline.

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This is how badly I wanted a better job

Living in Norway, I applied for a position without really knowing what it was.

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I keep running into Mary Richards

First she was my idol, then my peer, and finally a lesson in grace.

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A decades-long chat among friends

High-school buddies find that shared trips promote wide-ranging reflection.

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I find my hidden strength

The fact of the break-in rattled me. Then I realized what was missing.

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How I stumbled upon a work of art in Greenland

I have a poor eye for art. But in this case it fell into my lap, so to speak.

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A gift to my future self

I was far from home for the first time. My host gave me a journal.

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A cottony clash of quilters

How a collaborative sewing project became the fabric equivalent of a riot.

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