On Location Series #32–Caledon State Park

Caledon is where the first colonial seat of the Alexander family once was. John and Philip Alexander originated the city of Alexandria and established Caledon Plantation in 1659. William A. Smoot inherited the property from the Alexander family sometime in the 1800s. The land was then donated to the commonwealth of Virginia in 1974 by … Continue reading On Location Series #32–Caledon State Park

Friday Night Poetry Corner #261 (Monet’s Waterlilies by Robert Hayden)

Hey everyone and welcome to another Friday Night Poetry Corner. This week I am showcasing one of America’s influential poet, Mr. Robert Hayden. I stumbled across his works by accident and I glad I did. The name of his work that is featured tonight is called “Monet’s Waterlilies.” It’s a wonderful poem and I strongly … Continue reading Friday Night Poetry Corner #261 (Monet’s Waterlilies by Robert Hayden)