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So It Wasn’t A Gray Wolf…

 By Diane Patricia Barrett, Becketwood Member …it was probably a gray fox. I knew it wasn’t a dog, and I knew (mostly) that it wasn’t an apparition, and it was, well, otherworldly given its appearance right in the heart of the city. And the way that its singular, muscular gray body tore through the bushes […] Read more

Patience Does Not Come Easy

By George Lundgren, Becketwood Member Patience does not come easy But waddles slowly, dragging its lizard tail. It dawdles through random chops of now, Squeezes between the blank spots of the blizzard, Sneaks through the cracks in the floor, Drips all night as it creeps up to the dawn. Or just trickles in under life’s […] Read more

Who Are We? Series: Our Family’s Story

Who Are We? Series:  Becketwood Members are part of a diverse range of families and communities. In this ongoing series, we will get a deeper look into the lives of the Members who are willing to share their personal stories and experiences.  This episode by John and Lyn Pegg, Becketwood Member Lyn and I met […] Read more

Stranger – A Love Poem

By George Lundgren, Becketwood Member   Stranger who met me with a yes. Who are you?   Stranger whose yes has continued all these years. Who are you?   Stranger who I have loved, and grown to love. Who are you?   Stranger who has brought and brings me so much joy. Who are you? […] Read more

Who Are We? Another Diverse Family Story      

Who Are We? Series:  Becketwood Members are part of a diverse range of families and communities. In this ongoing series, we will get a deeper look into the lives of the Members who are willing to share their personal stories and experiences.  This episode by Audrey Bailey, Becketwood Member   My ancestral family on my […] Read more

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