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BASEBALL AND SUSHI

BASEBALL AND SUSHI

I invite you to read my latest article appearing in KINGS RIVER LIFE MAGAZINE. Here is the link: Baseball And Sushi

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GROUNDS FOR SCULPTURE

GROUNDS FOR SCULPTURE

A friend and I took an hour and a half road trip into central New Jersey the other day to visit Grounds For Sculpture, a 42 acre sculpture garden located on what used to be the New Jersey Fair Grounds. This sculpture garden was founded in 1992 by John Seward Johnson II, an American...

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KLAIPEDA, LITHUANIA

KLAIPEDA, LITHUANIA

We arrived early morning at Klaipeda, a port in Lithuania. It was a brilliant day with a sky so blue it looked unreal. The soft early light reflected a dazzling display on the rippling water as a slight breeze drifted slowly across the bay. The night before I had mused that in several days...

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I AM A GUEST BLOGGER TODAY

I AM A GUEST BLOGGER TODAY

TODAY I AM A GUEST BLOGGER ON BOOKBROWSING.COM. I INVITE YOU TO VISIT THE SIGHT AND READ THE POST, ‘RECOMMITMENT’.

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OLD TOWN GDANSK, POLAND

OLD TOWN GDANSK, POLAND

A SHORT VISIT TO OLD TOWN GDANSK, POLAND BY MARGARET MENDEL Arriving in Old Town Gdansk was an interesting experience. The city dates back a thousand years and is a collection of buildings and monuments designed in Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque style. Originally the city was a Polish stronghold, erected by Mieszko I of...

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Gdansk, Poland

Gdansk, Poland

GDANSK, POLAND BY MARGARET MENDEL It was time for us to leave Amsterdam. We would return in a couple weeks, but for now we were on a journey that would take us across the Baltic Sea and on to the shores that have only existed in my mind through history books, in novels of...

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AMSTERDAM

AMSTERDAM

A LONG STROLL THROUGH THE STREETS OF AMSTERDAM, ENDING THE DAY WITH A COOL CUP OF ICE CREAM BY MARGARET MENDEL This would be our last day in Amsterdam before we head off on an trip along the Baltic Sea. The day started out very comfortable, cool weather that everyone in Amsterdam says is illusive...

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VIEWS OF AMSTERDAM

VIEWS OF AMSTERDAM

CANALS, BIKES AND AN ABANDONED TOILET BY MARGARET MENDEL This summer we decided to travel the region of the Baltic Sea. We started our journey in Amsterdam. A perfect choice. The morning we arrived in Amsterdam the weather was perfect. It wasn’t the weather that impressed me, but the magic and beauty of this city...

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A FERRY RIDE HOME

A FERRY RIDE HOME

We spent a wonderful weekend on the Rockaway Peninsula a couple weeks ago. We dined, played, rested and visited with a dear old friend. But when Sunday afternoon rolled around, it was time to head back home, to Manhattan. Instead of taking the subway into the city we decided to take the Rockaway Ferry....

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PUSHING WATER IS NOW AVAILABLE IN PAPERBACK

PUSHING WATER IS NOW AVAILABLE IN PAPERBACK

HOW FUN IS THIS, PUSHING WATER IS NOW AVAILABLE IN PAPER. HERE IS A LINK TO THE BOOK ON AMAZON. 

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