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Non-fiction: Mr. Leatherback

Here’s is my first publication ever. Very proud of this story. Please click the image to view full-size.

Published in the Columbia College Chicago Story Week Reader 2013

Bookmark Monday (#41)

Bookmark Monday
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Bookmark Monday

Snorkeling Tunnels

My wife and I are fond of Tunnels.  The last time we were here our 28 year old son, Matthew, was two.  We remember him padding along the water’s edge with fins on his hands, a snorkel and mask on his face.   139 more words


Rescued Loggerhead sea turtle ready to return to the ocean

Shack, the one-year-old rescued loggerhead sea turtle at Newport Aquarium will be released into the Atlantic Ocean next month, as a part of the North Carolina Sea Turtle Project… 525 more words


WPI Students Create Breakthrough Prosthetic Sea Turtle Flipper

BOSTON (CBS) – A team of Worcester Polytechnic Institute students helped develop a prosthetic flipper for a sea turtle in a technological advancement they hope can save more turtles in the future. 349 more words



As yesterday was a full day, and tomorrow’s adventure requires a 5:45AM departure from the hotel, we opted to have a relaxation day today. We returned one rental car, picked up another, walked a bit of the Waikiki strip, ate lunch at Duke’s, then sat on the beach and poolside for a few hours. 589 more words


The Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

There are three options to get to the airport in Quito; taxi, shuttle bus & taxi, or public bus. I took the cheapest option of the public bus which cost me $2.25 (.25c for the bus from Sunshine Hostel to Quitumbe bus terminal and $2 for the hour and a half bus to the airport). 2,895 more words