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‘The days that I keep my gratitude higher than my expectations,I have really good days.” — Ray Wylie Hubbard Happy Thanksgiving! Wherever you are and whatever your circumstances today in 2021, I wish you well and hope you find some … Continue reading

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Back Porch in the Rear View, 2017

The end of the year is awash in people’s lists: 10 Best Movies, Top 10 International News Stories, 12 Stories You Missed, and the like. So why not a list of stories told on the Buller Back Porch this past … Continue reading

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Always More to the Story

When I started writing about our Coast-to-Coast-to-Coast Romance in 3 Acts, I warned you that there was more to the story than I’d be able to share here. For one thing, I was only one of two people standing there at Ground … Continue reading

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“But we’ve already met.”

Call it “recognition at first sight.” I was checking in at the old Buller Hotel the night before Thanksgiving 1989. My folks bought the house for the attached “mother-in-law” apartment so Granny Tilly always had a place to stay when she … Continue reading

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