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Fine Art

Tenacious Diary: The Artists

By Chaverin McKenzie Lydia
Lydia Chaverin McKenzie and her husband Patrick, on their 50’ sailboat, Tenacious, are sailing north along the Inside Passage in British Columbia. As we sail north along the east coast of Vancouver Island, we planned to visit the U’mista Cultural Center, a First Nation museum with the mission to ensure the survival of all aspects of the cultural heritage of…
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Books · Film & Television

Mastering the Art

By Cecilia M. Ford, Ph.D.
Interviewed on NPR last week, the director Nora Ephron, said her eagerly awaited new film is about marriage as much as it is about food. Julie and Julia presents the parallel true stories of both Julia Child’s emergence— as a chef and a cookbook writer — and that of a contemporary young Queens  woman named Julie Powell. Powell  executed all…
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Lifestyle · Marriage & Life Partners

All That Matters

By Susan B. Johnson
Here in Savannah, Ga., people in my neighborhood are accustomed to a variety of aromas: the occasional stench of the paper mill when the wind is from the northwest; the sweet, grassy fragrance of the salt marsh to the east; the perfume of magnolia and wisteria in the spring; the lingering essence of horse and buggy. On this warm spring…
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Emotional Health

Morning Blessings

By Patricia Yarberry Allen, M.D.
I began this morning as I usually do, counting my blessings, before getting out of bed. I am a woman of Irish/English/Scottish ancestry, whose forebears came through the Cumberland Gap long ago; they settled in primitive Southern lands, with hunting and fishing and topography that reminded them of the soil of the homeland they left behind. I may have bits…
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