South Pacific War Museum

One of the places I had been wanting to visit was the South Pacific War Museum in Fredericksburg. I’d been past it a few times, but never at a time when I could stop in. 65 more words

Doing More Of What Makes You Happy

Memorial Day

Second Sunday After Pentecost/Lectionary 9C, May 29th, 2016

1 Kings 8:22-23, 41-43, Psalm 96, Galatians 1:1-12, Luke 7:1-10

Preached by Pastor Anna C. Haugen, Augustana and Birka Lutheran Churches, Underwood, ND… 1,564 more words


Pastime Pinstripes: 302 New Jerseys and Hats Revealed for the 2016 MLB Season

This text was first published on pastimepinstripes.tumblr.com on April 18, 2016 as part of an English project at McDaniel College. It has been edited for its purposes on this blog and can be read in its entirety and original form by clicking… 1,557 more words

Pastime Pinstripes

You're getting my help whether you need it or not!

I’ll always remember you as the fine blue-eyed, brown haired fellow who cared so much more about others than he did about himself.

My sixth grade “girlfriend” wrote me this message about thirty-two years ago.

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Jumping to "all lives matter"

I think we all know that person.

Whatever you’ve experienced, they’ve experienced something similar only theirs was worse. You cannot finish telling your story before they’re jumping in to one-up you. 455 more words


Roundup of Appalachian Blog Posts

Friday Fare to Appalachia

I have committed to writing about my native area, Appalachia, every Friday. Today, I want to do a roundup of the blog posts I’ve written on Appalachia to date. 144 more words

2016-07-06 Playing with the GoPro

After a period of dormancy, I’ve recently picked my GoPro back up to shoot some new videos.

Receiving the Hero 3

Back in 2014, I got a GoPro Hero 3 White Edition for my birthday. 877 more words

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