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FGSSMAD Part 2 - The Overland Route

For God’s Sake Saddle Me A Donkey

Dinah Priestley tells how, in 1962, two New Zealand couples, each with a small child, decide to convert an ex-army truck into a travelling home, and drive it to England. 8 more words


Sheep of another Fiber

„TribuT“ by Jean Luc Cornec

My sister-in-law sent me a screenshot of these critters and I was so amazed!  I have an actual flock of sheep of a similar population.   54 more words

Fiber Arts

Breaking Down The "New Normal"

I have written in the past, about getting back to life following treatment for cancer.  And as probably nearly every cancer survivor will tell you, there is nothing normal about getting back to life.  475 more words

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Mushroom clouds

I was walking around a city looking at another city scape in the distance.  Mushroom clouds started appearing on that skyline and were coming closer and closer to my location.   127 more words

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Wedding Rehearsal

May 13, 2016

It was less of a rehearsal and more of a family meet and greet.

Thanks to Atong, we had a perfect location to host our wedding rehearsal. 474 more words

The Daily Sands

My Cherished Son

When Li Shangyin visited J.S. Bach in Leipzig in 1736, he was surprised at the size of the great composer’s family. Children were everywhere, under the stairs, by the gate, even lying on the harpsichord. 1,603 more words

Chinese Poetry

A Farewell... Lisa Will Never Be Forgotten

This one is tough.  I do not grieve well at all.  I generally keep stiff, silent, and strong.  Since my Hodgkin’s diagnosis, I have said goodbye to many patients and survivors, too many.  1,109 more words

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