There is nothing more to say, except that like so many other seniors that I find this process of letting go so that I can be what and where I want to be, is liberating.

Caption:  My Artist Trading Cards Album

by Annmarie Throckmorton  2008-2016

Ephemera Society

Attention:  donations
Post Office Box 95
Cazenovia, NY 13035

Dear Curators,

            I am seventy-years old and it is time for me to let go of some of life's little treasures.  I am contacting The Ephemera Society to offer my collection of artist tradi...

 

My twenty-first century hobby seems to be posting complaint comments online.  I do it because it is an outlet for my objections to the sorry state of this, that, and the other in the world today; and because there is the off-chance that someone in power might see my c...

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Her...

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Regarding Mound 72 Woodhenge, Monks Mound at Cahokia Mounds near Collinsville, Illinois, approximately 950...

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