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Athletics Angst

My eldest daughter is incredibly academic and conscientious.  Her school reports for both attainment and effort are always really high marks – except for one subject – PE.   289 more words


Diamond League - Doha: Röhler Reigns Supreme


Having returned last week after a seemingly never-ending break. Athletics premier competition outside of major championships sees the worlds best compete for the chance to win the diamond trophy. 3,249 more words

Creative Writing

Panama #C236 (1960)

The Republic of Panama (República de Panamá in Spanish), is a country usually considered to be entirely in North America or Central America. It is bordered by Costa Rica to the west, Colombia (in South America) to the southeast, the Caribbean Sea to the north and the Pacific Ocean to the south. 5,910 more words

Stamp Issuers

Steady Start to the Season

After a long seven months of winter training, improving my strength and technique. The athletic season has swiftly come back around. The competitions have been reviewed and my weekends for the next few months have been filled with countless opportunities to compete, with the hope to throw some big distances. 544 more words


Do cars have spiritual successors?

Are cars alive? Do they have spiritually successors? When I was growing up I made a habit of gravitating toward the obscure. Well, more like I would gravitate toward things that my Dad and one brother didn’t like. 481 more words


Javelin- introduction to being a skirmisher

After a long winter hibernation, it is high time for another post on the blog. This time, I am going to talk about a weapon which is not seen very often on the battlefield. 1,992 more words

Combat Training