Hello! My day job is spent working as an engineer, I am a mom of 6, avid reader and part-time creator.
The Eyes Have It
If you want to know the truth of me My eyes will spill their secret. Notwithstanding my face and words protest With heart locked tight, my gaze will leak it.
A Heart of Grey
How to blend into the background, Even-keeled, even-tempered. A voice Not of conflict but of collaboration. To build up those surrounding,
Celebrate May the Fourth By Streaming the New Series - Star Wars: The Bad Batch
May the Fourth be with you! If you are suffering from Star Wars withdrawal since The Mandalorian wrapped up on December 18th, 2020, you’re in luck! Executive Producer Dave Filoni’s newest instalment to Star Wars canon is coming on May 4th - Star Wars: The Bad Batch.
Basic Training Tales
Introduction I joined the Canadian Armed Forces (it was known as the Canadian Forces back then) when I was seventeen years old. I left home immediately after high school graduation, almost nineteen years ago. Now I am a Major in the Royal Canadian Air Force. While my career so far has been fulfilling and exciting, it's fair to say that I did not have the greatest start.
I watched the white sail in the distance. Sails weren't uncommon, tacking across the far horizon. They never came close, the island had a deadly reputation.
Work smarter, not harder, one of his father's favourite sayings ran through Liam's head. The sommelier was visiting this afternoon, Liam thought he had enough time to get the tractor running again. Changing the belt should have fixed the problem, it didn't. Liam had rushed his troubleshooting and now was in the midst of a larger repair.
She's Not Like Other Dogs
I can’t tell you how many times I’ve cried through Sarah McLachlan crooning "In the Arms of an Angel" while images of shivering puppies and dirty kittens pepper the screen. These animals did nothing to deserve the pain that they lived through and I am so thankful that there are organizations and volunteers dedicated to rescuing them.
I Need All The Teacups
I used to watch TLC's Hoarding: Buried Alive and empathize with the traumatized people who were stars of the show. Not that I've ever been in a full-on hoarder situation, but I love to collect things and have a hard time letting them go. I'm strangely fascinated with second-hand shops, seeing all the things that others have successfully traded away.