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Jan Penton Miller, Author at The Bogalusa Daily News

Columns

A place of solace and comfort

The mist hangs low hugging the landscape on this chilly October morning. I awakened early, and rolled over snuggling deeper under the covers with the ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, October 27, 2020 2:33 pm

Columns

The love of a friend

One of the wonderful things about the love of special friends is the constancy of it. I remember a sea of faces when I was ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 3:06 pm

Columns

Poison ivy? Don’t scratch!

I was minding my own business, watching a little HGTV, when I began to feel itchy. I went in the other room to investigate since ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 2:45 pm

Columns

October brings great blessings

October brings so many wonderful things to anticipate and experience. I love the falling leaves, and the way a bare tree’s silhouette stands in stark ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, October 6, 2020 2:25 pm

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It’s like my own ‘demo days!’

If any of you, as I do, love HGTV, you have heard countless men and women share their immense excitement at “demo day!” Well … ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 3:00 pm

Columns

Was it really ‘ice’ for sale?

This time of year my thoughts always go back to the old green farmhouse of my youth. My grandparents worked hard and never seemed to ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, September 22, 2020 3:02 pm

Columns

The new kids in town

Location, location, location! Those words are well known in the real estate world as a key factor in either the sale or purchase of property. ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, September 15, 2020 2:20 pm

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I have to learn when to say ‘no’

All my life I’ve worked hard at planning and organization because these are not my natural strengths. Occasionally someone will mention how organized I am, ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, September 8, 2020 1:28 pm

Columns

Bloom where you’re planted

What a wonderful few days I have had celebrating my grandson’s birthday on his leave from the Navy! As a sweet lady told me recently, ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, August 25, 2020 2:49 pm

Columns

Doors will open up

Today was a good day. I awakened to a gentle rain and the sound of my canine friend trying to rouse me from slumber. After ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, August 18, 2020 3:07 pm

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