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To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 12

Apologies for the delay...holidays, y'know. As usual, this is fiction based on lighthouse keepers in the 1880's. The locations (Hamlin, Ludington, Big Sable Point) are all real. The characters are...

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Jury-Rigged

It's as regular as rain in this nurse's life: the biennial notification that she has once again been selected for jury service. Join her as she discovers that there really is a...

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To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 10

The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

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To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 8

The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

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Can You Survive a Zombie Apocalypse?

Can YOU survive? The Zombie Apocalypse is here and we must help each other. The unreal is now reality, unbelievable, but true. The dead are out to get us. We must use our survival techniques in...

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To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 7c

This is the final "subsection" of Part 7. Please ensure that you're reading this story from the beginning! All characters are fictional, though the period of history described here is accurate to...

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The Jack-o-Lantern Challenge

Halloween is just a few days away. Do you have everything you need to make this the perfect Halloween? This Halloween, spend some time making memories with your kids as you go to the store, farmers...

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To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 7a

The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

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To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 4

As a further historical note, the cities of Ludington and Hamlin are also quite real--or at least, Hamlin used to be. Ludington, MI continues to thrive as a tourist town, its days of industry long...

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To Everything, There Is A Season

A fiftysomething nurse and writer recalls a moment in the late 1960s, when homecoming parades and perfect fall afternoons were highlights of small-town American life. It was a time before our...

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To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 1

The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in...

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The iPad Mini is compact and durable.

I have had an iPad Mini for several months now. I am into all things Apple so I must be honest and let everyone know up front that I am a little biased. However, since few reviewers are completely...

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Bah Humbug!

The holidays are supposed to be a happy time for everyone. However, more and more people have problems and increasing stress. Sometimes its very hard to put on a happy face and pretend your world is...

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To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 11

The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

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To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 9

The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

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We Gather Together

In a year characterized by multiple difficulties and serious setbacks, a nurse looks back over the previous twelve months and decides that her attitude will be one of gratitude instead of...

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Bring Back XP Features with Windows 7 Classic Shell

"Bring Back XP Features with Windows 7 Classic Shell" takes a look at a great piece of software that will bring some of your favorite XP features to your Windows 7 environment. Classic Shell not...

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My Joy of Audiobooks

I suffer from hyperacusis, following a head injury sustained in a car accident. I lost the ability to read books something I had enjoyed all my life. Listening to books gave me back one of my...

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To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 7b

To reiterate--this story is completely fictional. None of the characters in this tale really existed. However, their stories closely mirror the lives of real people who lived during the Civil War. ...

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To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 6

The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

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To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 3

The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

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To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 2

The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

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The Litter Box Incident

Instead of the gloom and doom that's become standard fare for me lately, here's a refreshing and (hopefully) amusing little tale of over-eagerness, cat-litter box changes, and what happens when an...

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A Worshiper's Heart: Devotionals for Daily Living, Part 1

This is the first in a series of Christian devotionals. The goal of these writings is to touch the heart, spark a meaningful thought or feeling, and encourage those who need encouragement with the...

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