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Going Away, Hopefully Not Blown Away

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donroc
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Location: Winter Haven, Florida
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Postby donroc » Sun August 31st, 2008, 10:40 pm

Another wish for you to be safe
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Bodo the Apostate, a novel set during the reign of Louis the Pious and end of the Carolingian Empire.

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Rowan
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Interest in HF: I love history, but it's boring in school. Historical fiction brings it alive for me.
Preferred HF: Iron-Age Britain, Roman Britain, Medieval Britain
Location: New Orleans
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Postby Rowan » Mon September 1st, 2008, 9:13 am

It's just after 4AM and I'm awake again. I haven't had much sleep because I'm scared. My stomach is in knots and has been all night. We've had a bit of rain, but right now it's only gusts of wind. There's some sort of big-leafed plant right outside my bedroom here at my cousin's which is noisy as the wind moves through it.

This will likely be my last message as power loss is inevitable. I forsee a day of reading and sleeping. For some reason I can deal with things better during the daylight hours and will be okay catching up on sleep then.

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diamondlil
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Postby diamondlil » Mon September 1st, 2008, 9:20 am

Fingers crossed for you all there Rowan.
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Mara
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Postby Mara » Mon September 1st, 2008, 10:40 am

Stay safe, Rowan! Hope all goes fairly well and any damage to your home isn't too serious.

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LCW
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Location: Southern California

Postby LCW » Mon September 1st, 2008, 4:48 pm

I hope you continue to stay safe!! I just saw on the news that it's now downgraded to a 2. Keep us updated on how you are!
Books to the ceiling,
Books to the sky,
My pile of books is a mile high.
How I love them! How I need them!
I'll have a long beard by the time I read them. --Arnold Lobel

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SonjaMarie
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Postby SonjaMarie » Fri September 5th, 2008, 5:35 pm

Since you're on, does this mean you're back?!

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Rowan
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Interest in HF: I love history, but it's boring in school. Historical fiction brings it alive for me.
Preferred HF: Iron-Age Britain, Roman Britain, Medieval Britain
Location: New Orleans
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Postby Rowan » Fri September 5th, 2008, 5:38 pm

Hello Everyone... I'm back and well. We've returned home today as power was finally restored. Unfortunately where we'd evacuated (Prairieville, Louisiana) is still without power as is much of Baton Rouge and they expect to be out for much of this month.

If anyone would PM me with a vague idea of what's been going on, I'd appreciate it. I noted the thread regarding the old forum, which I'm going to delete my membership from now.

I managed to finish one of the Boudica series I've been working on and will add a review if no one has. Right now I'm reading The Subtle Knife, part of the His Dark Materials trilogy. I should be finished that by tomorrow or Sunday.

I missed this place loads.

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princess garnet
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Location: Maryland

Postby princess garnet » Fri September 5th, 2008, 6:11 pm

Thanks for the update! :)

We're to get a lot of rainfall from Hannah over the weekend.

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diamondlil
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Postby diamondlil » Fri September 5th, 2008, 9:18 pm

Glad you are back on and okay!

Feel free to add a review even if someone else has already done one. We like variety of opinion here!
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There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.



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donroc
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Postby donroc » Fri September 5th, 2008, 9:54 pm

Now, let us hope Ike veers away from both our states out into the Atlantic
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Bodo the Apostate, a novel set during the reign of Louis the Pious and end of the Carolingian Empire.



http://www.donaldmichaelplatt.com

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXZthhY6OtI&feature=channel_page


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