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Guy comes to Maine and expands the ‘lasso of love’

We write about Guy’s week-long visit to the Marshwood School District in South Berwick and Eliot, Maine in May. The mission was to present African-American history to five South Berwick schools in five days, and with an incredible out-pouring of effort, planning and resources, it actually took place. I can only I can only say, Wow!

This was my second time in Maine, and the only familiar territory was the wonderful Great Works School. I was able to surf through the week on wave after wave of support from wonderful and enthusiastic Marshwood teachers and staff. We waded kindergarten to 12th grade children through a variety of history.

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Artist Synthia Saint James

You would have to be living in a cave not know who she is! A self taught artist/ author, her bold colorful illustrations have appeared on more than 50 book covers (Alice Walker, Terry McMillian, Iyanla Vanzant and Julia Boyd), licensed products and thirte ...

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Life With My Plant

For the last couple of weeks I have been lamenting about a change that is occurring in my life. Now I know that lamenting is a pretty strong word to use to describe my reaction to the change, but it is truthful nonetheless. It all started w ...