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Reflection on Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic

Shantavia Beale II, 2012 Kehinde Wiley (American, b. 1977). Shantavia Beale II, 2012. Oil on canvas, 60 x 48 in. (152.4 x 121.9 cm). Collection of Ana and Lenny Gravier. © Kehinde Wiley. (Photo: Jason Wyche, courtesy of Sean Kelly, … Continue reading

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Kindness

-Teresa Willoughby Friendliness, generosity, hospitality, and kindness abound in Oregon Hill, even more so than usual lately.  My fellow Grace-on-the-Hill residents have been especially generous.  For example, Vincent has been so kind as to offer to drive me to meetings, … Continue reading

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Renegade Market, Community Gardening, Halloween

-Teresa Willoughby The Byrd House Market 2013 season has come to a close.  October 29th was the last day.  The weather was pleasant and the live music was particularly lively on that day.  It has felt strange not working at BHM … Continue reading

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More Art Events & Fulfilling Work Site Related Experiences

— Teresa Willoughby I continue to enjoy my Grace-on-the-Hill/ Oregon Hill experiences.  Some highlights since my last blog post include a couple of art events as well as rewarding and exciting work site related experiences.  I attended a Peruvian Art … Continue reading

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Teresa’s Reflections

The first couple of weeks of Grace-on-the-Hill, living in Richmond/Oregon Hill, and my work site have been wonderful.  Everything is still new, exciting, and just a tiny bit overwhelming.  I’m glad that I’m feeling a little more settled.  Each day … Continue reading

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