This book is dedicated to my sister, Sharan Oakes, 1947-2011.
Published by James Gibson at Smashwords
Copyright 2012 James Gibson
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James Gibson is the creator of Geography and All Things Gaia and James Gibson Writes. His work has appeared in print in RTO’s Renaissance, and online in Decoded Science, Suite 101, and Windsor Square. He lives in S.W. Ontario, Canada.
1. Remember: I’m I. My sisters always introduce themselves, but I forget to.
2. You can skip the genealogy section unless you’re family. For the most part these are people I never knew and their lives were very difficult to make interesting. Well, that’s only sort of true; there was some interesting family mischief according to ‘well-meaning relatives.’
3. I suppose you can skip the stuff on my mother and father unless, again, you’re family. But then again, what about the sins of the father? After all, there is a lot of religion, even some good old Irish prejudice, in the book.