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From St. Louis, Missouri USA
Age 71
Joined Monday, April 19, 2004
Recent Book Activity
4 weeks all time
books registered 0 7,596
released in the wild 0 5,005
controlled releases 0 2,401
releases caught 0 556
controlled releases caught 0 57
books found 0 31
tell-a-friend referrals 0 69
new member referrals 0 42
forum posts 0 6,278
Extended Profile

R.I.P. Mr. Jiggs, my kitty =^..^= 7/21/07
R.I.P. Samsel aka Sammy, my kitty =^..^= 9/2/08

A list of all of my sweet kitties:
#1 R.I.P. Fluff, 1978 (age 6)
#2 R.I.P. Stinker, 1980 (stray, age 5-6?)
#3 R.I.P. Blackie, 1993 (age 19)
#4 R.I.P. Beowulf, 1987 (age 16)
#5 R.I.P. Nala, 1999 (age 12)
#6 R.I.P. Windstar, 9/13/11 (age 13)
#7 R.I.P. Sally, 2002 (rescue, age ?)
#8 R.I.P., Mr. Jiggs, 7/21/07 (rescue, age?)
#9 R.I.P., Samsel aka Sammy, 9/2/08 (stray, age?)
#10 Adventure aka Addie, born Mother’s Day, 2008
#11 Mystery aka Mystie, born Mother’s Day, 2008

I am not active on BCing any more. I have released a LOT of books WITHOUT making them TRAVELING. So please don't ask me for a book, because I have very few books at home. Thanks.

I use photographs of books liberally - whether or not they match up with the actual title of the book.

I've been diagnosed with breast cancer, January, 2007...Praise God! I am a cancer survivor!

I gave myself "WINGS FOR A YEAR!" JULY/2005 TO JULY/2006
Someone graciously "wung" me in August, 2006. Thanks so much!!
I gave myself "WINGS FOR A YEAR!" OCTOBER/2006 TO OCTOBER/2007
Someone graciously "wung" me in November, 2007. Thanks so much!!
I gave myself "WINGS FOR A YEAR!" JANUARY/2008 TO JANUARY/2009
I gave myself "WINGS FOR A YEAR!" JANUARY/2009 TO JANUARY/2010
I gave myself "WINGS FOR A YEAR!" MAY/2013 TO MAY/2014
I gave myself "WINGS FOR A YEAR!" JUNE/2014 TO JUNE/2015
I gave myself "WINGS FOR A YEAR!" APR/2016 TO APR/2017

Mr. Jiggs and Samsel (Sammy) are two of my cats.
I have a bookshelf for =^..^= each =^..^=

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visited 24 states (10.6%)
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1,000th Registered Book: Tales of a Female Nomad: Living at Large in the World, by Rita Golden Gelman
2,000th Registered Book: The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition, by Caroline Alexander, Frank Hurley (Photographer)
3,000th Registered Book: Black and White and Red All Over: The Story of a Friendship, by Martha McNeil Hamilton and Warren Brown
4,000th Registered Book: A Trip to the Beach: Living on Island Time in the Caribbean, by Melinda and Robert Blanchard
5,000th Registered Book: The Schopenhauer Cure: a Novel, by Irvin D. Yalom
6,000th Registered Book: God @ Ground Zero: How Good Overcame Evil...One Heart at a Time, by "Chaplain Ray" Giunta
7,000th Registered Book: An Island Garden, by Celia Thaxter

Some of my favorite "reads":

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