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Most of what I know about birds I learned as a camp counselor in northwestern New Jersey

The challenges of communities living with our mostly eroding shorelines

All one wants is a good game, whether as a player or as a spectator

She was the kind of woman you knew instantly had style and great taste

Appliances got bigger, the electronic devices we considered essential to our households grew in type, number, and sophistication, and air-conditioning became near-universal

The stillness the morning after thunder puzzles me

People my age, I think, tend not to champion the present day’s feel-good, trophy-for-everyone philosophy

What is that saying about Florida? The farther north you go, the more south it is (or vice versa)?

Dogs have had a big place in my life since I was a child

Clams, plowed from the sand by the waves, ended up on the beach in long rills