Author Archives: Wichita Genealogist

About Wichita Genealogist

Originally from Gulfport, Mississippi. Live in Wichita, Kansas now. I suffer Bipolar I, ultra-ultra rapid cycling, mixed episodes. Blog on a variety of topics - genealogy, DNA, mental health, among others. Let's collaborateDealspotr.com

Strange End to the Day – January 23, 2021

It’s been an interesting day to say the least. I won’t get into too many details, but it’s been different. While the day isn’t done yet and won’t be for almost 2 hours, going to see how it ends. May … Continue reading

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January 23, 1899 – Inauguration of the First Philippine Republic in Malolos — Subli

Barasoain Church Bell Tower Malolos, the provincial capital of Bulacan, was a political center in the 19th century for being the seat of government for Emilio Aguinaldo’s first Philippine Republic and Asia’s first democracy. It is the leading historical site … Continue reading

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Seeing Lot of NPEs Showing Up – DNA Saturdays January 23, 2021

I am seeing a lot of Not-the-Parent(s) Expected (NPEs) showing up. It’s becoming common as people who thought they could hide the secret before DNA testing became so cheap. While donors were promised anonymity in the 1970s and 1980s, it … Continue reading

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Goodreads ratings – use them? ignore them? are they valid? #discussionpost — Fictionophile

I am a member of Goodreads. Not only am I a member, but I am also a Goodreads librarian.  I sometimes think that no one uses Goodreads more than I do as I’m on the site several times each day. … Continue reading

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Be Careful What You Wish Or Pray for as It May Come True – January 23, 2021

This has been on my mind for a while. See too many wishing or praying for something, only to get what they wanted and regretting it later. The regret may happen fast or over a period of time. I have … Continue reading

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6 Less-Traveled U.S. Road Trips Worth the Drive — From The Darkness Into The Light

Boston to Rockport, Massachusetts Credit: DenisTangneyJr / iStock While only about 40 miles in length, the drive from Boston to Rockport is a charmer, journeying along the rugged coastline and past picturesque seaside towns. Along the way, you can stop in Salem … Continue reading

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Current DNA Sales January 23, 2021

Current January 2019 DNA sales, updated daily or every other day. Continue reading

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Support for The Bipolar Writer Mental Health Advocacy & Writing — The Bipolar Writer Mental Health Blog

I am dependent on the mental health advocacy side for the Podcast and blog to be “listener and reader supported.” As much as I hate to reach out, it always helps when the support comes from the community because it … Continue reading

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WW2 Soldier Who Fought in the Same Division as Audie Murphy Talks About His Time at War: Legends of WWII YouTube

I saw this on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xjp_-Iyqzas Direct link: WW2 Soldier Who Fought in the Same Division as Audie Murphy Talks About His Time at War: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xjp_-Iyqzas (about 32:42 minutes long)

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Air Force Academy to produce more officers for Space Force – Space News January 21, 2021 – Space Saturdays January 23, 2021

I saw this announcement last night on the Space News website – Air Force Academy to produce more officers for Space Force: https://spacenews.com/air-force-academy-to-produce-more-officers-for-space-force/. Worth a read if you are into things space-related. There is a photo in the link. Slightly … Continue reading

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