again! Where does the time go? Does the time fly by for you, dear reader, as it
does for us?
It’s been a
busy week! Mike put his back out and we had to make a few unexpected trips to
the chiropractor. We are so blessed to have a great chiropractor in our small town—the
next big city is three hours drive away.
Mike, there are quite a number of people asking us over and over again what
inspired him to write the novel “Calling from the Sky” – A novel inspired by
is how Mike would describe it:
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Loosing your fingers or loosing your life? What will it be?
Posted by Elfriede Copple
Today we would like to share another excerpt from our book that was published recently. We hope you enjoy the reading.
The jump would be static line, not freefall, and it would be from a C-130 Hercules flying at only 1,000 feet above the ground. The jumpers were reminded that reaction time for malfunctioned parachutes would be diminished by the lower parachute opening altitude of 820 feet.
previous four jumps, Ned and Luke had been the first two to exit on two jumps
and the last ones in their sticks on the other two. They were the two highest
ranking people in the class, and it was typical to manifest the jump order in
this fashion. The order was purposely reversed for every other jump mission so that
all jumpers could equally experience moving their heavy equipment bags to the
door in the proper, timely manner.
Luke, Ned said, “Corbett, both times we were first out, you got out your door
before I got out mine. It’s not going to happen this time. I’m leaving before
accepted Ned’s challenge. He replied only with a knowing smile.
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The wind was ferocious. He was still falling at over one hundred miles per hour.
excited to let you know that the book “CALLING FROM THE SKY” will be available
in October 2019.
Today we are sharing an excerpt from page 88 and 89, Chapter 9 titled SABOTAGE
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