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Manatees

I will be so happy to be home to my computer with a keyboard that is easy to use. For now – Florida , with all its development has hidden treasures. Yesterday our friends Ben and Susan took us to … Continue reading

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Fernandino Beach

This is a charming beach town, wuiet for a Florida tourist place, Fine book stores and a bagpiper on the dock. In the center of the island is a greenway a river place of Spanish moss, palms and  ferns, wood … Continue reading

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If you remember Pogo

Today we visited Okefenokee Swamp, this cartoon opossum’s turf. It is a beautiful wetland of water stained dark by tannin in the vegetstion, cedars and pines in  the water, some draped with Spanish moss. Woodpeckers on trees, sometimes a range … Continue reading

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Montgomery, Alabama

This is an intense and interesting town to visit. Museums on racism in U.S. history abound. Todsy we visited one, the Heritage Museum gave details on the history of racism in America from slavery thrrough today’s mass incarce9stion. The zFreedom … Continue reading

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Bayou country

Again, this will be telegraphic and quick. This is a land of cypress swamps, where trees grow in open water, sometimes thickly,  more dispersed other times. Egrets .  Great blue herons, ibises, unknown ducks, robins, red shouldered hawks are a … Continue reading

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Big Easy 2

It is hard to type long messages on this pad’s keyboayd so these entries will be telegraphic and impressionistic, I will do more from home. City Park is a jewel of New Orleans, oaks and other trees covered with Spanish … Continue reading

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Big Easy!

A city of multicolored row houses and balconies, of wandering jazz bsnds and magicians. Here tarot readers set up in plazas, one had a sign, “truth is not what the government wants”,  Voodoo shops, praline shops, art galleries,Music!!! Homeless folk … Continue reading

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