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To say I’ve let the blog lapse is an understatement. My writing inspiration well needed a refill and I ended up embarking on a lifelong dream in the process. 365 more words


Free Bird

I’ve always wanted to fly like a bird.  Yesterday I got my wish.  My co-pilot, Thomas at (Hangar3 Middletown, NY) let my fly for a bit over a mile above ground (nearly 6,000 feet). 49 more words


Wind Dancing

Loops and turns
energetic swirls
spiralling up
to dance
with our feathered friends
from the weighted chains
of life below

Cutting shapes
balletic grace… 22 more words


Dark Angels

Dull thuds, angry voices
keen stab, snapping bones
barking shots, deafening
fire in my head, stars
vaguely aware, claret I see
my precious life, departing… 85 more words


Hang Gliding With Highland AeroSports

My brother died twelve years ago this week.  Knowing that he shared my love for flight, I placed a certain song quote on his tombstone.  In my dreams I would be a child again, searching but never finding my older sibling.   1,123 more words

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Crossing the Main Alipine Chain from North to South

Tre Cime were amazing, but glaciers of the Main Alpine Chain are magnetically attractive for those who has this miraculous opportunity to get closer. I like green fields and forests of Austria, I also like rocks, but gliding low over ice slopes is a special case for anyone who once tried. 133 more words

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