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Thursday, July 30, 2015


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Zann's Place: Stress: What’s that?

An interesting week: a broken finger, a backed up sewer line, broken water pipes, a heating system that malfunctioned, and a health check that declared I have high blood pressure.  Well, duh!  Of course I do!

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Friday 02/06/2015
ZANN'S PLACE: What is a Unionist?
Posted: February 06, 2015

The buzz about Harper Lee’s pending sequel to the decades-celebrated To Kill a Mockingbird is putting an enormous amount of pressure on this yet-to-complete-one-of-at-least-four-books-started author wanna be.

Thursday 01/29/2015
ZANN'S PLACE: Remembering the 13th Amendment
Posted: January 29, 2015

On Saturday, we should all pause for a moment to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the passing of the 13th Amendment: the last 13th Amendment! We can celebrate again on Monday, Feb. 9: the date that Virginia ratified the amendment in 1865. Full ratification was accomplished on Dec. 6, 1865 when Georgia became the mandated 27th state to adopt the amendment.

Friday 01/02/2015
Zann's Place: I'm back!
Posted: January 02, 2015

Happy New Year to everyone! Almost more important than a wish for your Peace and Prosperity over which we have limited control, I wish you strength of character, a few good friends and an ample supply of fortitude when peace and prosperity are nowhere to be found.

Friday 03/28/2014
CIVIL WAR PAGE PROJECT: Commander of all United States Armies: Grant comes to War-Ravaged Culpeper County
Posted: March 28, 2014


CIVIL WAR PAGE PROJECT: “The 1864 Winter Encampment Experience”
Posted: March 28, 2014

The horrific confrontation at the Wilderness on May5-6 was not some accident! You would be wise to seek out the “rest of the story.”

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