Author Archives: troybates

About troybates

Husband, father, pilot, photographer, and now blogger.

How do you say good-bye?

We had to put our beloved Boston Terrier, Conan, to sleep last Saturday night.   How do you say good-bye?  It hurts and nothing can heal the pain and heartache except time. And knowing that doesn’t make it any easier. … Continue reading

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Seize the day!

I finally decided to try out this blogging thing.  I haven’t made a conscious decision what, if any, focus I’ll have.  I think I’ll just use it to talk about whatever is on my mind at the time I decide … Continue reading

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