love letters

October 15, 2019

Dear Florida: Growing Up Swampy

By Ken Mundy Lakeland, FL I am a native Floridian, as are my parents and my grandparents, and I grew up in a small town in […]
October 7, 2019

Dear Florida: My Love Affair with the Florida Keys

By Leslie Jacobs Suffolk, VA My love affair with the Florida Keys began several years ago with a trip to Key West to celebrate my 10 year […]
September 12, 2019

Dear Florida: “How could you let that happen?”

By Cynthia Elia, Clermont Dear Florida, My special places are disappearing due to sprawl. Unchecked growth lines the pockets of ruthless land developers, greedy politicians, and […]
September 4, 2019

Dear Florida: Save Silver Springs

By Tim Shanahan, Ocala When I moved my young family to Ocala in 1991 I fell in love with Silver Springs. It was the largest natural […]