Delmarva pennsula

DelMarVa – Chincoteague Pony Swim

Delmarva Peninsula – Delaware – Maryland – Virginia   Play Misty for Me I  somehow was never introduced to the children’s book Misty of Chincoteague. The book that recounts the story of a wild pony that was purchased from auction by a young brother and sister. The children had raised money by harvesting clams to purchase the pony with the unique marking of a map of the USA on her side.  When I heard the story of the Chincoteague pony swim, I just knew it was something I had to[…]

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Happy Birthday to me….(no,not that birthday)

Today I celebrate 3 years of sobriety, in AA parlance this anniversary is referred to as my birthday. (A day of rebirth I suppose) It won’t be with much fanfare other than receiving a token from my sponsor.  I did however take a moment to reflect and consider what the past years sober have meant. I can laugh, I can cry. I can grieve and mourn, rejoice and celebrate. I can win and I can lose. I can appreciate success and learn from failure.  I can form new meaningful friendships,[…]

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