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HAVE PEN, WILL TRAVEL

  Being one of Oprah’s Favorite Things is a hard act to follow. But Melissa is up to the challenge. Wood is a graduate of Cornell College in Iowa, where she majored in English Lit, Art & History. Having zero career trajectory in mind, she took courses that made her happy. She did not explain this system …

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It can never come too soon for me.  The leaves falling to crisp footsteps and the blue icy frosting that sweeps across my pasture signal the trumpet call. Stacking firewood beside the wood-burning stove, retrieving the woolen scarves lovingly packed home from Scotland, reversing the order of stacked shoes to bring the Wellies and LLBean boots up …

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