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Your Personal History: One Week at a Time

Few people would argue the value of creating a story about a life lived. In fact, it’s really quite a noble idea to create your life’s story. 227 more words

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My ballet experience


I attended the Northwest Florida Ballet Academie from third to eighth grade and was part of the corps of their company my freshman and sophomore year of high school. 466 more words

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Recording Oral History: The Interview

Oral history is the oldest kind of history. Fortunately, an oral history no longer needs to fade away with the passing of generations. An oral history is our favourite way to begin preserving your story for all of the generations that follow. 173 more words

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I Love Mondays

Hey, guys! As many of you know (if you’ve read any of my older posts) writing was not a career I chose on my own. Some rather discouraging circumstances and a whole lot of free time propelled me into this line of work. 238 more words

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RELATIVELY SPEAKING

RELATIVELY SPEAKING

The recent killings in Orlando, Dallas and elsewhere thrust madmen into our consciousness. Their insanity follows a string of similar outrages.   Despite wall-to-wall media coverage few of us can begin to fathom the mindsets of these murderers. 1,084 more words

Why Record an Oral History?

While many people start their history by picking up a pen and paper, or typing on a keyboard, I recommend oral history as a great way to start recording your personal or family history. 154 more words

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Recovery: Another Personal Note

This note(s) will come in several parts.

First, I was happy to receive several get-well notices from people who have signed up to be “Facebook friends” of mine.   556 more words

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