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There but for the Grace of God (Go I) 

There but for the Grace of God (Go I)

“I am delighted that we can offer you a position on…” It was the most unlikely of emails that I never thought I would receive. 1,306 more words

Travel & Adventure

My First Week in Paris

It was a cold, rainy, Autumn day when I arrived in Paris on October 15th, 2015. And it was absolutely perfect.  The clouds broke through as we descended on the outskirts of Paris and I was tense with anticipation from the long journey from New York through Iceland onward to France.   1,269 more words


Chiricahua Apache & Cochise

Nov 10 & Nov 11 2017

This sunny morning, we said goodbye to Fort Bliss RV Campground. The short cut that David gave, us at the MWR office proved to be an excellent choice. 1,012 more words

Travel Photos that evoke memories

We take photos as a return ticket to a moment otherwise gone

So I recently entered a travel competition, made the top ten but sadly I did not win the final stage for an epic trip hiking the Inca Trail )o: However I did win over £250 worth of hiking and adventure gear from Mountain Warehouse as a runner up!

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Everest: A History

When asked by a New York Times reporter in 1923 “why climb Everest?”, famous climber George Mallory simply replied, “Because it’s there”.

Ever since the British surveyed Mount Everest in the 1850s, the tallest mountain in the world has fascinated climbers and explorers alike. 1,210 more words


Just One Month

Give me a rainforest
Give me a boat
Give me some space
A wide-open face
Afloat, afloat

Give me a month
I don’t need a year… 112 more words

Poetry & Life Lyrics

Fort Bliss was Blissful Today!

Nov 9, 2017

Old Ironside Museum

Can you believe we stayed in one place for two days! Ft Bliss is home to the 1st Armored Division nicknamed “Old Ironsides” The 1st Armored Division celebrated its 60th birthday at home and abroad. 508 more words