Author Archives: J. F. Booth

About J. F. Booth

I am a writer and educator.

What’s Up? Magazine, my April column

Porches, Decks & Patios BY JANICE F. BOOTH APR. 21, 2021 For, lo, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone; the flowers appear on the earth; the time of the singing of birds is come, and the voice … Continue reading

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What’s Up? Magazine

If These Trees Could Talk BY MARK CROATTI, JANICE F. BOOTH APR. 20, 2021 Wandering through three Annapolis gardens on a journey through time Gardens are more than noble trees, graceful paths, and colorful flowers. Heart-wrenching tales of love, hate, suffering, and … Continue reading

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What’s Up? Magazine

Fun with Vegetables in Your Garden BY JANICE F. BOOTH MAR. 04, 2021 Now that it’s beginning to look less like winter and more like spring, like me, you may be eager to get out in the garden and figure out … Continue reading

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Grandma’s Iron…

It sits on my hearth now, wearing a layer of rust and dust, three parts: two solid forms, 5 lbs. each, one upon the other, a team that’s served it’s mistress well and earned its rest. The two cast iron … Continue reading

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Remembering Valentines

Nancy, my sister, and I would divide up the Valentines. Then began the tough job of choosing which card would go to which recipient. I seem to remember that in early February, our teacher sent home a list of the … Continue reading

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