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Why I Write

I have always had a love of writing. When I was being potty trained and was moving from the kid’s toilet to the grown up’s toilet, I had a crying fit because I couldn’t figure out how to balance my tiny behind on the seat and still hold my book to read. 171 more words


I won't hear his voice in the drawing room again. 

I used to go back home to hear him speak,

He used to keep my excitement at its peak,

I would eagerly wait for the stories he told, 150 more words

Interesting Stories

The Pooka In Irish Folklore

The púca (Irish for spirit/ghost), pooka, phouka, phooka, phooca, puca or púka is primarily a creature of Celtic folklore. Considered to be bringers both of good and bad fortune, they could either help or hinder rural and marine communities.The Púca can have dark or staunch white fur or hair. 46 more words

Irish Traditions

Bonfire Night

Last weekend my parents had some visitors from the Philippines over. It was wonderful to see them again after many years. I am the only one of my family who hasn’t visited the shanties, so I am always enthralled by the stories they have to share about the children we’ve supported over the past couple of decades. 387 more words

Kylie Rambles

Road Trip!

It’s funny to think of taking a road trip when you already live and travel full-time in an RV, but sometimes that’s exactly what we do. 247 more words

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Gabrielle Peña is a member of the SWCF’s implementing team of its USAID-funded  project, ” Strengthening Governance, Biodiversity Conservation and Protection and Information System  in Central Cebu Protected Landscape. 178 more words

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Playing in Sandpoint

Can you believe this is our NINTH summer as full-time RVers?!? Me neither! We started back in the late spring/early summer of 2009 and have covered a lot of miles, seen more amazing things than I can ever describe here, and have gotten to know America (and parts of Canada) in ways we never would have if we’d flown in, stayed in a motel for a few days, then flown back. 378 more words

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