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March 28, 2017

On March 28, 1969 George Seferis, Greece’s most important modern poet, made a statement on BBC World Service which has come to be known as “The Statement of 1969.” Calling for the end of the Regime of the Colonels which had seized power in 1967, his simple statement was only four words. 146 more words


With my mom passing, I’ve thought of so many things we did together and so many traditions we held as a family.

On Christmas Eve, we opened one gift. 188 more words


Solo Highlands Bike & Camp

I have been living in Scotland for 30 years and this is the first time I’ve been up the west coast and into the highlands. 486 more words

Biking & Adventures

An Unfiltered View of Mother's Day

I hope I don’t sound ungrateful admitting this.  Despite the beautiful, heartfelt cards and presents my children gave me, certain events on Mother’s Day left me feeling a bit battered and bruised.   1,438 more words

Blended Family

It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like...

Merry Christmas from our Family to yours.

Christmas was wonderful this year. We were so glad to have Edmund born this time to fill in any conversational holes that might stretch on with the rellies and add to the general cuteness factor. 283 more words

Edmund Mark

Better Good Friday than Jesus, no eggs from a rabbit, stigmata Easter cookies

I hope you have a better Good Friday than Jesus did.

Public Service Announcement for Easter: This Easter, do not eat any eggs that come out of a rabbit. 10 more words


Off To Laos For The Work Visa

Documents? Check! I hope… They’re all in Thai so I assume I have everything. They weigh the same as a games console of your choosing so it’s not as if I’m unprepared. 991 more words