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Mark Todd's “Second Chance” arrived !

A delightful surprise…. Sir Mark Todd’s Second Chance: The Autobiography  just arrived by courier!
I won a signed copy of  Todd’s book from Westgate EFI.  I’ve been keeping my fingers crossed ever since I entered the competition.  53 more words


Snippet: Live with your past

blast tore through the fighter. Alarms wailed to life. The master-systems monitor lit up red on almost all of the plane’s systems. Smoke poured from the instrument panel. 188 more words


Fast approaching

Humans have a wonderful tradition of remembering their Moms on a special day set aside as Mother’s Day. This year it will be celebrated on May 11 which is just around the corner. 114 more words

Cat Adoption

I let my dream go

I let my dream go
find someone
that would commit
to it with a full heart

It did not think twice
about leaving me
But I am not surprised… 60 more words



I let my guard down, and it is completely all my fault that somebody decided to hack into my only personal item of any value and say stupid stuff and be all finicky about details. 192 more words


yeah.  i lied.  i lied so big and fat.

i was trying to protect other people from myself, and the poor choices i made to try to assuage that sinking feeling that my life was not my own.   363 more words

Comfortable in My Own Skin

I was born on a Tuesday…no, wait….a Thursday.  Well I guess at my age now, it really doesn’t matter.  Hi, my name is Anne, and I’m 74 years young.  834 more words