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Mind Wandering Ponderings

Barbara Nance 8469 Barbara Nance creates in many media, from words to canvas to stone to metal, and the results deliver charm, decoration and adornment.

Her imaginative mind wanders from idea to creation. Here we reap the results.

For those interested in her art work, please visit http://barbarananceart.com/

Electronic Twilight Zone

Electronic Twilight Zone

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

It was just a few weeks back when a friend observed a flying fireball just outside Silver City limits. Mary said it looked to be an aircraft on fire, so she called 911. She wat-- Continue reading

Dragons, Girlfriends & Greyhounds

Dragons, Girlfriends & Greyhounds

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

Magellan the Dragon has reappeared in the lake at Young's Park in Las Cruces. He returned just in time for the 43rd annual Renaissance Faire. Actually, he's been in the repair-- Continue reading

Missing Gale Moore

Missing Gale Moore

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

Friends are like treasure. Once you strike it rich, spend it all on each other. Tomorrow may never come. This was unfortunately true for my friend Gale Moore. Her publications-- Continue reading

Blonde In The Duck Blind

Blonde In The Duck Blind

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

Was it Mom or blonde gun moll? Was it a hunting accident or something more despicable? My sister, Nancy and I have questions that may never be answered. We recently had a discu-- Continue reading

Hourglass Penthouse

Hourglass Penthouse

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

There's only so much sand in the hourglass of life, so live like you mean it! Refuse to rock back and forth in the chair of regret. Imagine, if you will, how fast the sand runs-- Continue reading

Saturday Morning

Saturday Morning

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

It's early Saturday morning and the sun is slowly crawling over the hillside to keep its regular appointment with us. Warm rays are coming through my window like a welcome gues-- Continue reading

Sweetheart of Summer

Sweetheart of Summer

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

Our hot and steamy love affair with summer is cooling down. The Sweetheart of Summer will soon bid us farewell. When I was a young girl, I can recall telling summer that I love-- Continue reading

Pilgrimage In Spain

Pilgrimage In Spain

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

Camino de Santiago has called the names of millions of pilgrims to its path. I have a friend here in New Mexico who's been training for months now to join other trekkers from-- Continue reading

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