The Market, as we kids called it, has been in existence as long as I can remember. Looking through the eyes of youth, it seemed huge, with lots of sheds and tables and vendors. To us, it was the perfect playground, especially during the long hot days of summer. As I grew into adulthood, I began to realize what an important role the Market played in the lives of so many, especially the farmers who were its mainstays. The Need to Survive In … [Read more...]
T L Stephens is an avid traveler, whose hobbies include sewing and crafts. Her fascination with travel began as a young child when she would spend endless hours reading and dreaming about the far away places nestled within the pages of books. She is a published author, freelance journalist and is a member of the International Travel Writers and Photographers Alliance. As a native of Central Florida, T L has a unique perspective on the history, culture, and travel trends within the state. Her writings include the history, culture, and experience of traveling to national and international destinations. T L has had the privilege of visiting destinations in Europe, Africa, Mexico, North America, and the Caribbean.