One Woman's Opinion
Order Mary Buxton’s books
Life and love in the rural tidewater area of Virginia is a common thread that runs through nearly all of Mary Wakefield Buxton's books. The push and pull of old and new, North and South, man and woman, life and death, are discovered, illuminated and reflected upon in each of them. Such is the heart and soul of a writer.
Are we ready?
Are we ready for the next presidential election? The truth is, I shudder at just the thought of facing another presidential election. Ah, the agony of campaigns and listening to another round of empty promises and outrageous lies.
05.27.2015Enough is Enough
It’s downright disheartening to read of the cash collection to the Clinton Family Charitable Trust that sucked in millions of dollars from domestic and foreign contributors while Mrs. Clinton was Secretary of State. Ouch!
05.21.2015The Dating Game
Every so often I check in at the local schools to see what is going on in the world of educating the young. Last month I slipped over to Christchurch School to see “The Dating Game,” a production of the Acting I Class.
05.06.2015On Becoming a Lady, Conclusion
Buck Harris, an alumna of Randolph-Macon Woman’s College (RMWC) and director of the Girl Scout camp in Suffolk, called that spring in 1960 to offer me a summer job. For the enticing salary of $200 I agreed to teach sailing for eight weeks at the Girl Scout camp that summer.