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Columns by Nita Wyatt

The Glad Game

As I have written about before here, summertime always reminds me of lying under a tree in my front yard with a book in my hand, trying to k…

Making a list of ... me

If you ever look at anything on the Internet or visit particular websites, it is interesting to see the number of lists of persons, places a…

A special Tuesday

I woke up on an April Tuesday morning. At the first eye-opening of that morning, it seemed to be like any other Tuesday and any other April …

My 10 pounds of flour

Have you ever heard the expression, “Putting 10 pounds of flour in a 5-pound sack?" It is a versatile expression and available for many occa…

110 years ... and not counting

On Feb. 2, I had another birthday. I know, I know, that’s Ground Hog’s Day. I have heard a lot about my birthday over the years. I have a br…

Putting the team into teamwork

All of your life you are part of a team. There’s the team that you live with as you grow up ... you know, your family. Whatever your family …

A trip on a train

I took a trip, a trip on a train, and as always, I loved it. What is it about the train? It makes me feel peaceful and anticipatory and exci…

This is a trend we like

What’s trending right now? I hear that phrase on television all the time, and I see it on the Internet. “Trending,” I think, means what is t…

Bon voyage to my sister

Do you have sisters or brothers? I was never blessed with brothers, but I do have two sisters now. My oldest sister has been gone from us fo…

Seriously ... a new version

The very first column I wrote and had published in the BCR was in October 2012. That column was about the word “seriously” and how I used th…

Mapping out our vacation

I’m back! Back from vacation that is. Yes, for the first time in too many years, my husband and I packed up more clothes than we could possi…
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