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About R.E.W

I am author, artist, history buff, wishing to share these three passions of mine with anyone who cares to read this blog. The main drive between these three deep interests of mine is imagination.

History isn't just people and events in a dusty book. Writing isn't just words in a tome. Art isn't just random images in a photograph, sketch or painting. I'll give you examples of what they really are.

Monthly Archives: June 2011

Remember the Boston Tea Party

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For a speech class I took, we had to write a speech on any topic we liked.  At that time, everybody was rallying for the “Tax Day Tea Parties” and … Continue reading

The Ghost in the Attic

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In 2009 I wrote a rather spectral, ominous poem that I have forgotten till now.  If you can, try to discern the patent warning in the lines. An old house … Continue reading

A Wreath of Eternal Roses

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A Wreath of Eternal Roses is a story I began to write but never finished.  This is allegedly the first chapter, and the story is about a family of orphaned … Continue reading

The sixth month

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June My mother month, my days of sweetness, of blossoming summer and life ‘Tis the month of beginning—my beginning.  Leads me like the pied piper’s fife Into the years to … Continue reading

More photos

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These photos are some of my family and friends. Click to see description on bottom left

Photos at last!

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A break from the stories and poems for me to share some pictures I’ve taken.  A few years ago I attended a photography class that really helped me see the … Continue reading

Courage Spurs on Freedom

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Courage Spurs on Freedom   The realization presented itself as formidable, abject and heartrending.  At the outset, I attempted to let it slip by without my notice.  I laughed at … Continue reading

Virginia’s Man

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We all know about the general of the Southern States during the Civil War.  For a school essay, I had to choose someone to write about, and I chose this … Continue reading

Of A Secret Matter….

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A short story set back in the last decade of the 18th century, of some children on their family plantation and their “pets”     Spring had settled in full … Continue reading

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