N. R. Tucker

The Worlds of My Mind


Personal Ramblings

Once Around the Block

Hiking, even a stroll through the neighborhood, is my preferred way to exercise. Today I remembered why I enjoy this activity.

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Where Are You Going?

One of my favorite quotes is from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. “If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will get you there.”

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No Limits

As a young girl growing up in a small farming town in the south, I dreamed of adventure.

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Lizard Wars

I love screens on windows and doors. Living in Italy taught me that.

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Yadkin Memorial Park

One Saturday, not too long ago, my hiking partners and I checked out a couple of town trails.

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National Whatever Day

While doing research for another book, I happened upon a list of holidays. Continue reading “National Whatever Day”

Score 1 for the Stump

It’s a small stump, but an important one. Continue reading “Score 1 for the Stump”

15 Miles

My daughter and I spent three days hiking in the Smoky Mountains, exploring a few trails I hiked in Tennessee when I was much younger. Continue reading “15 Miles”

Soco Falls, NC

While driving east on US 19 in North Carolina, there is a small pull-off on the right with a short walk to a viewing platform of this double waterfall. Continue reading “Soco Falls, NC”

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