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Discrimination Lesson from 75 Years Ago
Prejudice became real to me at age seven. It was the summer of 1941, 4 months before Pearl Harbor. My
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Diving into the Badger Den at the Loss of a Bet
The badger den at the VanRuden farm became a test of wills, a chance to pay off a bet. Friends
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Amery: Setting for Imagined More than Real. Here it is.
Amery has been the center of most of my stories on this blog and on the Elkfarm email I send.
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Fond Thoughts About a Brown Paper Bag
This brown paper bag represents freedom and happiness from my childhood. The painting by Karen Appleton caught my eye, a
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Across the Ice on North Twin, Amery WI
  Saturday evening in Amery. Jimmy asks Charmaine if she’d go buy a six pack of beer for him. He
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Amery Area September Scenes, the Country and the Lakeshore
Recently I took a few photos around Amery the week before the Fall Festival. Coming home on the 12th of
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Fall Festival is Over, Summary of the Day (Long Post)
The annual Fall Festival today, the 16th day of September. Lovely day, hinting of rain last night but it didn’t
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The Amery Fall Festival: Prelude
Mid-September, it’s got to be time for the Fall Festival in Amery, WI. Sunshine peeks out in the east on
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Claire: a Joke and Another Poem from Mineral Point
Claire interacts with Mineral Point resident. Just because Claire from Mineral Point seems to be a serious poet, a recluse,
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Mineral Point
Claire Poem of Her Night Exploits
Dark, so dark. Seems to get dark at night, every night Except where the street lights are, there it is
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