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My stories have been read 8115 times and 4 of my stories have been cherry picked.
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1st Responder/Rescue Swimmer/Paramedic/ER Nurse Cert. Air Rescue/Life Flight Cert. Trainer-Water Rescue-Police. Freediver- Swim teacher for handicap & other traumatized souls. Love my Job*

 

Photo-Underwater (me) - Free Dive- Ascent @5m decompressing from about 20m. Taken by my former wife & friend.

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Rescues of Holy Waters <stripped>

It’s hot… Another sweltering high pressure over the Mediterranean. The penance of climate change has no mercy. And the political heat in this mystery...

Name & Shame & Fame <Chap-?> stripped

And with social media it’s never the same… Valletta- Malta It’s game-on for the Rescue squad with record tourist numbers, international events, and...
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Cherry

600 Lullabies-chap17 <stripped>

For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction - Sir Issac Newton. It’s a vector equation, a type of measurement. What it can’t measure is...
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Cherry

Whale Hunt -chap 21 <stripped>

“Those that fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it “-Winston Churchill In this case, some soul survivors that did learn wreak havoc...
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Ecounter(z) chap-33 <stripped>

A blast from the past, redefining the present, what you see is not what you get, encounters of the Island kind. And for the Lifeguard Captain, DJ,...

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127 of my comments have received 129 Great Feedback votes

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Amazing.....

Posted on Sat, 20 Jan 2024

enjoy reading your works, as always, as thoughts drift in the back ground...

'how does she do that'? its like taking words and brushing them, impressionism in a couple of strokes, capturing & leaving a trail of image(s).....  but then...

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Posted in Pie

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Dear Red

Posted on Wed, 30 Mar 2022

From a mans point of view, I feel compelled to express myself as to why I relate to this poem. (see and feel it in a way)......

Some years ago I had a young teenage girl, some how by chance or fate, transfer over in one my of Jr. Lifeguard...

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Posted in Metamorphosis

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MY rubber duck, bath buddy....

Posted on Mon, 12 Feb 2024

So Funny Jane......I found mine on a beach covered in oil sludge.... you're right*.. they last for-ever... its like I cant loose it or its some how is bonded to me.... Once I got searched at an airport, it was in my carry on, the security lady...

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Posted in In the Bath

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Love to hate to read it and yet I had to read it 2x....

Posted on Mon, 12 Feb 2024

Straight Up Paul..... this piece is every bit a world class columnist piece and should be in FT, Times, NYT, Economist +++. (excellent)

I spent some years, in and out of the former Soviet States, (more than I care to admit) & eastern...

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Posted in After Russian Rain (A Postscript from Moscow)

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I'm all in!

Posted on Mon, 12 Feb 2024

Bath guy all the wayyes... zone out... fully equipped w/ bubbles, bath salt, candles, got a...

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Posted in In the Bath

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Soul Moving*

Posted on Wed, 07 Feb 2024

Touched me in many ways in a soul moving read.mail.. written by writer that move souls. (...

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Posted in The Home

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I See It....

Posted on Mon, 05 Feb 2024

I like it & relate to it....

Poetry touches everyone differently, such is poetry..... IMO-perfect photo w/ this poem...

Read it several times, because, for me, I can smell the sea, & it reminds me of a search & rescue a...

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Posted in We Watched from the Shore

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Love the 1-10 (Q?) points Dave

Posted on Mon, 29 Jan 2024

As a Poli-Sci grad... I would love to use that in a open debate forum... well done*

(4sure provoking a smok'n hot discourse in these times)

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Posted in The Big Questions of the early 21st Century (or 2023/24 to be more exact!) by Alfred N.Muggins, Reporter, Distant Observer, and Civilian Adjudicator!

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<0> :)

Posted on Wed, 31 Jan 2024

I enjoyed this Ms. G.....

I sometimes have dreams of a soul passed.... its not all bad or creepy like some people make it out to be.... 'warm visions'... I call them.... comforting to read - I'm not the only one out there

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Posted in Dreaming of John

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On a Road Trip with ya Mr.T *

Posted on Fri, 02 Feb 2024

yes... + followed the link to your pic's...... (totally awesome dude)! a  cultural image...

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Posted in The Gaddafi Effect

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