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Gentle Curves

The Shenandoah Valley in Virginia and a small part of West Virginia, stretches 200 miles from the Potomac River up North to the James River in the South. It is bounded by the Appalachian Mountain range in the West and … Continue reading

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A Thief and a Trapeze Artist

You faithfully fill the bird feeders to help your feathered friends through the lean times.  And then you realize that someone else invited himself to the party. Du füllst immer treu die Futterhäuschen auf damit die gefiederten Freunde es durch … Continue reading

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Inspiration: Above the Clouds

Imagine living in a time before electricity, airplanes, and fast intercontinental travel. Imagine, in those ancient times, looking up into the sky wondering what there was beyond the clouds, way, way up there. Stell dir eine Zeit vor, lange vor … Continue reading

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Kiawah Diary: Face Lift

Early in the morning, our guide took us out on the Kiawah River. This river separates Kiawah Island from the South Carolina mainland. Früh am Morgen folgten wir unserem Reiseleiter auf den Kiawah. Dieser Fluss trennt die Kiawah Insel vom … Continue reading

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The Gift of an (Extra)Ordinary Morning

Blue shadows ruled as we got on the road just before sunrise. Alles war in blaue Schatten getaucht als wir uns kurz vor Sonnenaufgang auf die Fahrt machten. There was a destination, but many temptations along the road to stop … Continue reading

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