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Angela Burton

Angela Burton, a 2020 Next Avenue Influencer in Aging, is the Founder & Chief Writing Motivator of Feet to the Fire Writers' Workshops®, a creative program that inspires adults to challenge themselves through expressive writing. Her particular brand of helping people find their voice and write authentic stories earned her a spot in Louisville's WILD Accelerator for Female Founders program; Feet to the Fire Writers’ Workshops® launched nationally in 2018. Burton holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Vermont College of Fine Arts and a B.A. in English from the University of Louisville.

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'Groundhog Archaeology' Reveals Backyard Treasures

A Kentucky artist's resident groundhog, Phyllis, expertly tucked away backyard treasures — from inkwells to piggy banks to thermometers — under the foundation of his house
August 22, 2022
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