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Rurality: AMPHIBIAN ORGIES

Rurality: AMPHIBIAN ORGIES
BLOGS/RURALITY By Eric Poor Rurality April is the month when the amphibians in my area get vocal about how horny they are after a long winter’s nap. It starts with the wood frogs. Not long after...

RURALITY: Disenfranchisement

RURALITY: Disenfranchisement
BLOGS/RURALITY By Eric Poor RURALITY Disenfranchisement — that’s about as big a word as this writer ever employs. It’s a word some journalists are throwing out there these days following the...

TALE OF TWO ROADS

TALE OF TWO ROADS
BLOGS/RURALITY By Eric Poor RURALITY I live on Robbins Road in Rindge, New Hampshire. If you live on Robbins Road you have to specify which town and what state you live in, because the road also...

GOT MICE?

GOT MICE?
RURALITY/BLOGS By Eric Poor RURALITY We had a bit of a melee in the living room of the poorhouse the other night when our cat, Dot, discovered a mouse in the house. When the hubbub was done the...

FUMBLING THE PIZZA

FUMBLING THE PIZZA
RURALITY/BLOGS By Eric Poor After a couple has been married for a while they really begin to understand one another, sometimes to the point where they finish each other’s sentences. And they usually...

RURALITY: Used to Be

RURALITY: Used to Be
RURALITY/BLOGS By Eric Poor Used to be I lived in Massachusetts. Back in the 1960s I used to go deer hunting in Vermont. Often I drove up in the middle of the night, taking Route 119 to Route 12 on...

RURALITY: Ghost Writers

RURALITY: Ghost Writers
RURALITY/BLOGS   By Eric Poor I just finished reading Robert B. Parker’s latest western “Revelation” and I have to say I’m absolutely amazed at how prolific this author is, considering he’s been...