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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 334: A Small Amount of Isopod Information

I’m still alive!

Well, I guess that that comes as no surprise.

Still enjoying this wonderful bout of food poisoning. Trying to work out if I’ll be calling in sick to my exam or going in whilst holding myself tightly in order to make sure that I do not explode all over the place as right now I am really not sure as to how safe it is for me to go anywhere other than the bathroom despite the joys of what I’ve given myself easing up considerable. 442 more words


'We're like brothers': Retired Marine keeps promise made in bunker in Vietnam

PIEDMONT, S.C. – A retired veteran made good on a promise he made nearly five decades ago to a fellow Marine who was holed up in a bunker with him in Vietnam. 146 more words


Heiltsuk Nation looks to build Indigenous Marine Response Centre

Bella Bella – The Heiltsuk Nation has published a report outlining plans to strengthen oil spill prevention and clean-up on the Central Coast by establishing an Indigenous Marine Response Centre (IMRC). 349 more words


The Great Sperm Whale: A Natural History of the Ocean's Most Magnificent and Mysterious Creature

The Great Sperm Whale: A Natural History of the Ocean’s Most Magnificent and Mysterious Creature by Richard Ellis

Synopsis: Over the past several decades, Richard Ellis has produced a remarkable body of work that has been called “magnificent” (Washington Post Book World), “masterful” (Scientific American), “magical” (Men’s Journal), and a “dazzling tour de force” (Christian Science Monitor). 333 more words

An Officer & A Gentleman

This mountain girl can clean up nice, but I always feel under dressed next to Chesty over here. It doesn’t matter what I’m wearing, when my husband is in his blues, I will forever feel as though… 144 more words