Apr
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2016
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Sorry I'm Not From Around Here Section

  • BLOG — Chill, dudes

    blueberries for sal

    Lauren “Chuck” Shows says a few words about bears.

  • BLOG — How rude

    stephanie and lucy

    The concepts of rudeness and politeness are very neatly ingrained in many cultures, yet the reasons behind them can be so difficult to explain to a child.

  • BLOG — ‘It ain’t what they call you, it’s what you answer to’

    rings and flowers

    While going through the Red Book, Lauren “Chuck” Shows ponders the things that motivate women to keep or change their surnames when they marry.

  • BLOG — Silently, now

    lucy glen 1

    As the daughter of a Methodist minister, I learned early about the value of silence.

  • BLOG — Foolish mortals

    "Your cadaverous pallor betrays an aura of foreboding ... "

    The air is cooling, plants begin to wither and fade and more and more of the day is taken up by darkness. Halloween approaches.

  • BLOG — Toy paradise

    The act of a true miscreant.

    “What do you want for your birthday?” I asked my daughter. The answer was bliss for me.

  • BLOG — Chuck

    Chuck.

    In keeping with this year’s “Guide to Yellow Springs” theme, Lauren (“Chuck”) talks about the thing that most connects her to the village: her name.

  • BLOG — Rougarou

    rougarou

    Lauren Shows took full advantage of her position as a “media representative” last week to run off to Cedar Point to ride a roller coaster.

  • BLOG — Stardust and meat

    Lucy shows a little dino love.

    What is it about kids and dinosaurs?

  • BLOG — Babycakes

    Babycakes

    I can’t say precisely what it was in my life that caused me to have a nearly insatiable love for tiny things, but I do know that it began early.