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Irish Roots Here, But No Cabbage

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day today, my first article of the new  season for the Addison Independent, has, naturally, an Irish theme: Irish Roots Here, But No Cabbage If I stayed true to my roots, today I’d be in the basement planting cabbage seeds under the grow lights, then shoveling snow off a raised […]

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Late August Irish Roots

I can go months without thinking of something or someone and then a smell, a glimpse, a sound, or a dream plunges me right back to a time, a place, an experience. We all experience the sensory triggers of memory. The smell of freshly ground curry always sends me back to two places and times: […]

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