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In Southern France, A Robin Hops Onto My Balcony, Daffodils Bloom and BBC Broadcasts The Sounds of War…

The beauty of spring amidst the sounds of war (author’s photo)

Spring has arrived in this part of France. It’s my favourite season. By the end of the month, the vineyards will wake from winter slumber and turn a verdant green. Meanwhile, Mother Nature has spread out the welcome mat. Scarlet poppies, clouds of pink and white blossoms and wild Iris…




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Janice Macdonald

Janice Macdonald

At 68, I started a new chapter in my life: I moved to France. Alone. It turned out to be quite the page-turner. Still is — even when age insists on a part.

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