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Keep 'er between the ditches

My three fantassimo siblings and I used to party it up at my grandparents house every Friday night so our parents could go out and get LIT!* I remember my grandpa would often tell us as we were leaving, with his characteristic grin and eyes twinkling merrily,** “Keep ‘er between the ditches!” Which was his southern-folksy way of saying, “Drive safe!” 594 more words

About Something.

Planes and things!

Last Saturday the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) sponsored a free event for participants of Big Brothers Big Sisters and it was AMAZING.  This was the first event that myself and my little have attended that was fun for everyone involved. 147 more words

Travel Anxiety

There only seem to be two main triggers left with my anxiety, and they’re fairly manageable; not being able to get out, and toilets.

The first one only really crops up with things like the theatre – which makes tickets a bit more expensive – and meetings, where I can tell myself “it’s only an hour, you’re not going to have to”.   244 more words

Mental Health

You remember the planes - Paul Auster

This memoir explores post-war America through the eyes of a child of immigrant Jews. Paul Auster tells us about his childhood — the ever lurking fear of Nazis, circumcision, wetting his bed at a summer camp, and finally finding escape and meaning in books. 459 more words



Geo-fs is an online flight simulator powered by cesium, however before it was powered by the google earth plugin until google decided to do a fuck-up on the plugins.  14 more words



August — time for the air and water show. I admit that I’m NUTS. I love to search for the planes as they practice for the show. 486 more words

Plane Sketches 9/16/2017

Got a book on fighter planes which has a lot of nice pictures and explanations so I can start getting a better idea of the details. 104 more words