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My Life and Times and Books
My Life and Times and Books
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I dated Riley. I dated Megan. Both girls are dead, and now I'm wanted for rape and murder. I'm innocent of both crimes. The weigh of guilt is killing me, but when you're trying to escape, you sometimes have to stop running.
The Weights Of Guilt 800, Books
Weight of Guilt Tour
Kissing Lessons: High school senior Charlie Mitchell pledges himself to celibacy until he marries—but fails.
Books Covers, Books Worth, Book Covers, First Date
27 daisies: The last thing Shelby wants is romance... until she goes on a first date with Dane.
Oct. 19th, 2013: Book signing at Barnes and Noble for my YA novel Who is Lori Darling? A day before Colette's and my 57th wedding anniversary.
Wedding Anniversary, Wedding Anniversaries, Books Signs
This YA novels tackles the serious but seldom-talked-about issue of incest in a realistic but sensitive way, exploring the mindset of the perpetrator, the victim, and the young man who loves her.
Stockings Photography, Beautiful Photo, Hispanic Girls, 3000, Inspiration Photo, Child Abuse, Girls Photographers, Stockings Image, 1000
Dramatic andportrait of a sad hispanic girl photographed from above with a shallow depth of field
Fishing with teaching colleague and outdoor writer, Bob Smith, in Wisconson, 1988. Bob published the article in the 1989 issue of Sports Afield. Yes, that's me holding the fish, not looking very much like a school teacher. Did I catch it? Why would you even ask?
Sports Afield, Teaching Colleagu, Bobs Publishing, Outdoor Writers, Schools Teacher, 1989 Issues, Bobs Smith
The entrance to Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Saginaw, MI, where my folks and my stepdad are buried. Pictures were taken in July, 2012, by my son, Joe.
The Lady Be Good, the Air Force mystery B-24 bomber from World War II, crashed in the Libyan desert in 1943; its crew was never heard from again. The plane's wreckage was discovered in 1960. Harold Ripslinger had been aboard. This is a picture of Harold and the girl he left behind when he went off to war. Check out the tragic story of the plane and its crew members. Click on the picture.
Libyan Desert, Air Force, B 24 Bomber, Force Mystery, Tragic Stories, Harold Ripsling, Crew Member, Planes Wreckag, War
My mom and dad and Grandma and Grandpa Ambs (don't recognize the lady in the middle) 1928
Amb Don T, Grandpa Amb, Don T Recogn
My dad, Arthur Ripslinger, and my grandparents, Frank and Abby Ripslinger, 1923
One-eyed Sean Duffy is a hustler of pool and women. Only five-foot, three-inches tall, he falls in love with 6-foot Mari Jo Moon—and now his life is on the line.
Jo Moon And, Sean Duffi, Mary Jo, Five Foot, Group Boards, Boards Duplic, 6 Foot Mary, Duplic 40, Three Inch Tall
Romantic short stories for the young of heart and for those who believe in happy endings. Click on the heart.
Books, Love You, Heart, Happy, Shorts Stories, Sad Love Stories, Engine Boys, Dr. Who, Romantic Shorts
*Engineering boys never open their books!!!*
My sister on the left, Nancy; my wife's cousin, Theresa Shannon, in the middle; and my wife's sister, on the right, Mary Long. Of course, in the forefront, as always, my wife, Colette. Oct. 20, 1956