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  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
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  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
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Faith in Vermont: The Stars At Night

The other night, I took the dog for a walk down our driveway. The job of walking our dog after dinner usually falls to my husband; on these frigid winter nights, he dons hat and gloves, ski goggles and earmuffs, snow pants and winter parka,...

 

Faith in Vermont: A Thank-You to Snow

For the past several months, I’ve sensed a heaviness in my writing, an unbroken seriousness that leaves me with the uncomfortable feeling that it’s time to crack a joke. My recent columns have reflected what I believe to be the...

 

Poem: Submitting poems to the local paper

So Bev Megyesi can stop me at the counter to say, Gary, I didn’t know you were a hunter, having read my poem in the local paper. The one the editor chose, because it coincides  with the last weeks in November, deer who have to be...

 

Faith in Vermont: Lessons from a Lightsaber

The cultural world of our daughters – our two oldest daughters, in particular – currently revolves around the Star Wars saga. They have watched four of the seven films created by George Lucas: a multi-generational epic of the...

 

Faith in Vermont: Let's Act Like the Kids are Watching

On the morning after the 2016 Presidential election, I took my daughter to preschool. This preschool – a magical place that looks and feels like a throwback to 1970s Vermont – has a daily morning “circle time,” during...

 

Poem: There is here

Maybe I shouldn’t tell you I wear  a star under my shirt.  Having heard two swastikas were seen magic-marked  on our Havaruh’s door.  Here, in a country town, more of a house than a city’s ...

 

Poem: Across the Aisle

Across the Aisle My aisle’s a walk across the road I have to walk. My neighbor’s stripping his bumper- peeling decal off. We’ve had little to say   to each other these past twelve months. Guessing where each...

 

Faith in Vermont: When it Doesn't Feel Like the Holidays

“It just doesn’t feel like Halloween this year,” my daughter said on the morning of October 31. The ghosts that we’d made from an old sheet were hanging in the tree beside our driveway. We’d read Halloween books...

 

Poem: Winning in Their City

Winning in Their City after Elizabeth Bishop’s “One Art”   Tonight there’s no art to losing in extra innings. We’re not used to winning. Not having to console ourselves, heart-heavy. In the park...

 

Faith in Vermont: Half Baked: Adventures in Feeding My Family

Our family consumes a lot of food. We are, after all, a family of six. But you might be thinking: Come on, how much food could four little girls possibly put away? You’d be surprised. I’m surprised, because whatever it is they...

 

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