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The Birthplace of Rivers Floods

Sign for Cranberry Glades in Monongahela N.F. Image via Creative Commons

The timing seems almost surreal. Just a couple of weeks after my husband John and I visited the site of the proposed Birthplace of Rivers National Monument in West Virginia‚Äôs Monongahela National Forest, ferocious floods devastated the region. I had … Continue reading

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Co-home for the holidays

For the past few years, my husband John and I have traveled north from our home in West Virginia to central New York for Christmas. My father lives there, around the corner from my sister and her family. Or at … Continue reading

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