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Promises, Promises...

lyrics – promises, promises

This song is about the end of Amy’s marriage to Jim Mollinson. Amy was never happier than when up to her elbows in grease tinkering with the engine of a plane, or soaring above the clouds off on an adventure.   468 more words


I'll fly away - a song begins

I’ve had a music motif in my head for a while – I tried to post it on my very first blog post on here, and couldn’t work out how to post… 442 more words


Working methods

This is my office. I’m like a hamster when I work, I scurry myself away in my bedroom, surround myself with everything I need and decide on the song for the day. 295 more words


Title Change for the Play

At first, I was a little frustrated that we determined that the show’s title should be changed.  After all, it’s the same as her book title, and I liked the symmetry.  278 more words

Jerrie Mock

The Flying Ace (1926)

A couple of nights ago I saw the film “The Flying Ace”. Never heard of it? Well, neither had I.

The film was released in 1926 by The Norman Studio in Jacksonville, Florida. 335 more words

Three-Eight-Charlie: the true story of the first woman to fly around the world

Coming to Chicago, June 2016:

The theatrical experience of Jerrie Mock’s world-record taking flight around the world (1964), directed, produced and written by her granddaughter Rita Juanita Mock. 15 more words

Jerrie Mock

Small projects are awesome

There is such a satisfying feeling in small projects – how you can pick out the yarn and cast on a hat, knit during a few commutes, and within a few days have a completed project. 46 more words

Knitting & Crochet