The Shift

Posted by - September 1, 2017

I never intended to pursue this journey in such an engaging way. Like most of society, I figured I would stay at arm’s length, participating the way society had taught me: going to the soup kitchen, wearing a hairnet, grabbing the serving spoon, and taking a position behind the food to silently serve those less

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The Oeno-File: Sharing my Cache of Wine Wisdom

Posted by - February 12, 2017

A couple of years ago I was introduced to The Prisoner by one of the members on my research team—let’s be real—it was one of my drinking associates. Since then, we have fraternized with The Prisoner on many occasions. Recently, a bottle was offered to me as a gift; far be it from me to

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Beauty in Women

Posted by - January 18, 2017

Above: Oops Lori Joy Peterson is a watercolor artist from the Wilmington area that likes to work in a loose, free form style.  She captures the moment and the feeling of a subject.  She likes to paint in series to explore a subject fully.  She said, “Although I paint many different subjects, I always go

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