Good Queen Bess

As the dust settled from a war between two noble families, the Tudors rose to claim the throne. A rose signified the peaceful union and a prosperous time reigned. Still, the nobles danced through intrigue and upset in swirling tapetry gowns. Heads were held high over starched ruffs. The theater flourished with the plays of
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Hard Frost

When I moved back from the East Coast to the Midwest, there was some culture shock and a lot of cold weather. But before the mountains of snow arrive there’s a time of frosty mornings.The cold leaches the color from the ground and turkeys stalk across roads. Fog steams off the rivers to create a
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Isla

Imagine being shipwrecked today; in your board shorts and bikini you trek across sand dunes. While swimming, you spot the thriving coral reef that tore out the bottom of yourboat. The longer the stay on the island the more in tune you become to the rhythm of the tides and the movements of the fish.
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