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Jan Penton Miller, Author at The Bogalusa Daily News

Columns

Put on dancing shoes

I could hardly keep my feet from taking me into the front bedroom so I could peek in the closet. The lure was almost unbearable, ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, January 19, 2021 2:30 pm

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Hooray for cold weather

I hurried out the door this morning to big, fat, beautiful snowflakes twirling and whirling through the air. This was a surprise, since I thought ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, January 12, 2021 11:22 am

Columns

Looking forward

At no other time in life have I looked forward to a new year more. I like to take stock of the previous 365, and ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, January 5, 2021 3:09 pm

Columns

A guest, a pest

“There, I hear it again! Come here, Ryan! Listen to this!” And once again … silence. Finally, this became a running joke since the rustling ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, December 29, 2020 12:38 pm

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Christmas reflections

Christmas is the one time of the year when we want all to be right with the world. We want a Norman Rockwell, picture perfect ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:06 pm

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Festivity in July

What will Christmas be like without my sister, Dianne? There just has to be something I can do,” I murmured. In all these years we ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, December 15, 2020 1:23 pm

Columns

Settling in …

Finally, my trusty red car is legal! I have driven around sheepishly with an out of state tag for a while now. Each time I ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, December 1, 2020 3:04 pm

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Over the river…

“Over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house we go!” These oft sung song lyrics of my childhood rang out of my mouth ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, November 24, 2020 1:51 pm

Columns

What a great day!

What a beautiful day! The sun is shining, and it’s unseasonably warmed, but gorgeous. As I sit at a local eatery to do a little ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Monday, November 9, 2020 2:43 pm

Columns

Be a blessing this fall

November brings with it cooler temperatures and thoughts of Thanksgiving fast approaching. Sometimes Thanksgiving gets a little bit of a raw deal. After Halloween and ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, November 3, 2020 1:27 pm

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