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Paddle again? May 2019!

It’s many years since we all went paddling along southern river systems. Who was your other half in that dreaded canoe, and have you been in contact lately? 194 more words

For the Women I've Lost

Nothing scares me.

I’ve built my house around those who haunt me.

Brick and mortar rises tall—a keep.

The older I grow, so does my fortress. 60 more words

Writing

20 Years Later: Happy But Not Content

Earlier this month I attended my 20 year reunion at Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota. There were a few friends who could not make it so — truth be told — my excitement was slightly deflated. 382 more words

What A Night

Friday night I had my 5 year class reunion. There were ups and downs. Fights, creepy guys, lots of alcohol, beer pong, almost hooking up with the guy I did back in high school, cute dogs, weed everywhere. 12 more words

Life

The USS Michigan Reunion

The Reunion was a huge success. Seeing friends I hadn’t seen in 35 years was… well… amazing. These are just a taste of the main event… 269 more words

US Navy

Birth Uncle's Rejection #birthuncle #birthfather

So I realized last night, maybe for the first time I put it together, that the picture I have of my birth uncle #garyelliott holding me, … I was at his home and his wife Carol more than I was with my birth mother at her home the first six months I was alive. 219 more words

Birth Brothers Apology For How His Family Has Treated Me

#chriselliott wrote me this letter in 2010

Melissa,
I’m glad you wrote. I found out about you a few years back, a long time after you contacted Dad. 436 more words