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100 Fun Facts About Me – Fun Fact #64

I created the poem Casting Away while sitting on the rocks under the Blue Water Bridges.  There was an older gentleman casting his line into the mouth of Lake Huron that day, and he reminded me of my own grandfather who owns a bait shop south of Harbor Beach, Michigan.

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100 Fun Facts About Me – Fun Fact #12

I have two beautiful step-daughters that mean the world to me.  I love teaching them and guiding them, but most of all, I love hanging out with them.  They inspired me to write a lovely poem about them called Butterfly Girls!

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100 Fun Facts About Me – Fun Fact #11

As a child, I would sneak into the refrigerator to eat cooked smelt as if it was candy.  Today, this fisherman’s daughter has an aversion towards fish.  However, I will still eat a tuna sandwich and the occasional McDonald’s fish fillet.