Here is Why I Hopped That Jet Plane

Here is Why I Hopped That Jet Plane

Remember last Monday when I shared all about hopping a jet plane – I was OUTTA here. Well, I’m home again and happily so; however, my week away was AMAZING. I couldn’t share specifics (at that time) about why I hopped that jet plane but now I can and plan to do just that. (my niece, me, my brother, and sister – Fort Christmas, Florida) Here is Why I Hopped That Jet Plane I was adopted at the ripe old age of 6 weeks, placed into a wonderful … Read more…


Raising Ali: A Lewiston Story…coming soon – a New Documentary by White Dog Arts

Raising Ali: A Lewiston Story…coming soon – a New Documentary by White Dog Arts

May 22: Latest press for Raising Ali – Gary Robinov on 207|WCSH6 – watch it now! Find out when and where you may view this film – Monday, May 25th, the 50th Anniversary of that famous phantom punch! UPDATE: MAY 14: To get all the latest about Raising Ali, including who will be showing up for the premiere in just 10 short days, please visit Raising Ali on Facebook! You’ll get a sneak peek of the teaser, too. Yep, this film is in the can – it’s a … Read more…


Video: O’Holy Night – sung by MD!

…and then there was this, directly following the other. If you notice the camera shaking, it’s because my eyes were watering and she was giving me chills. Please enjoy this video, another impromptu’ rendition – O’Holy Night. Did you miss my holiday video message? Find it here and enjoy another impromptu’ rendition – I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas, sung by MD! And just so’s ya know, she hasn’t quit her day job yet (full time college student earning a double major as well as being very involved … Read more…


Veterans Day – Honoring His Legacy

Veterans Day – Honoring His Legacy

In all the many times I’ve written about my father, I have never done so in this way. That I have chosen this week to share  with you this piece about my father, one of many fine American Veterans, I am once again honoring his legacy – in a way that even I don’t realize on a daily basis; even though I do think of him that often. Veterans Day – Honoring His Legacy My father was the best dad in the whole wide world. Fortunately for me, … Read more…


Amazing Love and Support

Amazing Love and Support

Today, I want to remark about the amazing love and support that’s been happening since this September Month of Giving began. Here we are with only 6 days left in the month and boy HOWDY what a crazy ride of a roller coaster… But the love and support of so many has been simply amazing. You may not know about any of it other than having to read me go on and on all month long but there has been an outpouring happening all over the place for … Read more…


My Sax Girl is Comin’ Home

My Sax Girl is Comin’ Home

This Summer my kiddo is cutting short her visit with the g’parents. Sad for them for YAY for us because this means she’ll be home TOMORROW. I’m excited about this for so many reasons not the least of which, before she left we weren’t able to give our 5th grade graduate, her graduation present. Her mother is BURSTING to do so. And my kiddo KNOWS it has been sitting on the white table this WHOLE time (21 days and counting). She doesn’t know what it is, though. She’s … Read more…


In Honor of His Father

In Honor of His Father

I come here today with a heavy heart. Fingers aching to put (on paper) the suffering of this heavy heart. Hovering over the keys because how can you explain in mere words what your brain cannot comprehend, what your heart wishes were a lie. Yesterday this world gave to the heavens a great man. A man who touched the lives of everyone he met and many who never had the awesome opportunity to do so personally. I did not know this man as well as some others; but … Read more…