Tag Archives: Spotsylvania

Reflections: Sunday Afternoons

I grew up approximately fifty miles in between Washington, DC and Richmond, Virginia in rural Spotsylvania County. America, during the 60’s and early 70’s was experiencing civil unrest and heated racial tensions. Remarkably, in spite of America’s strife during those turbulent … Continue reading

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My Spotsylvania Nights

I’m a couple months from my 55th birthday and last night my mind drifted back to the fall of 1978 when I was 17 years old anxiously diving into manhood. I definitely went through a lot of changes during my … Continue reading

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The Longest Walk

There used to be this dirt road in Spotsylvania County called County Road 715. Years ago this old road ran straight by our house and led to the edge of a paved blacktop where the school bus would pick up … Continue reading

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The Bags

It’s been just about a year now since my mother went on to a higher place, and as we get close to Christmas my mind drifts back to the Christmas mornings of my childhood in Spotsylvania County. My four brothers … Continue reading

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Throw Back to 1979!

Recently, I’d received a wonderful message from one of my teachers back in Virginia. She reminded me of the following article…At age 18, I wrote a “LETTER TO THE EDITOR” which was published in the local newspaper FREDERICKSBURG FREE LANCE- … Continue reading

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‘False Dandelions’/ Richmond Times-Dispatch

Richmond Times-Dispatch Books Editor Jay Strafford mentioned Southern noir novel ‘False Dandelions’ in his monthly books column (Sunday, November 4, 2012) . Here’s the LINK:   http://www2.timesdispatch.com/entertainment/arts-literature/2012/nov/04/tdbook04-virginia-book-notes-for-nov-4-ar-2326915/ Follow Randolph Randy Camp on Twitter  @rcstories One summer. Seven hearts. 29 Dimes. It … Continue reading

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