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Fighter Pilot Rule #8: Expect the Unexpected
The unexpected that is anticipated is a contradiction but aviators know its importance.
On a day of such crappy weather -- even the seagulls stayed grounded on the grass between the runways -- Colonel Sullivan turned for takeoff from Runway 7 at MCAS El Toro. Pushing forward the throttle and kicking in the afterburner, he lifted off from the surly bonds of earth into a flock of seagulls startled by the decibels of an F-4 turbine.
New Website Tips
Our new website offers us many new tools and opportunity. How well it helps you become known to fellow members and site visitors depends on how much you participate and how well you learn to use the tools to make connections. Here are some items to remember:
Repetition -- A Tool or a Weapon?
CONNECTIONS: January 2012
By Joyce M. Gilmour (MWSA Reviewer & Copy Editor @ Editing TLC)
HAPPY NEW YEAR to all MWSA members! Here’s hoping that 2012 will bring us together to support each other in our writing endeavors. I hope that you will have a year full of learning which will take you further on your writing journey.