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The Homeless House (revised)

I have written about the house across the street and bragged on its beauty and charm. The house next door, on the east side of me, is not charming at all. It has become run-down as no one is living … Continue reading

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How Green is my Yard

I live in a typical middle-class neighborhood. My home, which was built in 1987, is one of the newer homes in the neighborhood because there once was another house on my lot. When I had this house built, I had … Continue reading

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The “Ghost” House

When I had my house built in 1989, it was built on a vacant lot in an otherwise filled-up area of St Petersburg. When I told people of the location where I was having my home built, they usually commented … Continue reading

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The House That Time Forgot

When I decided to have my home built in 1989, the lot on which it was to sit was bare. After checking, I learned that there had been a house that had burned to the ground on the site where … Continue reading

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My “New” Neighbors

When I was growing up in Clinton, South Carolina, we had a neighborhood. The Adairs were just up the street as were the Neighbors. The Trammells lived next door to us, and the members of the neighborhood were always visiting … Continue reading

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Neighborliness

I have lived in the same neighborhood since 1989. I moved in as a single man and have, for the most part, lived here singly. My neighbor on the west side of my house was an elderly lady whom I … Continue reading

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