Author Archives: markscotch

The Organ Trail in Canada

Lynn and I will be spending our last night on Newfoundland tonight. We’ve been here for 15 days. We’ve covered a lot of ground. In the bigger towns/Cities of St. John’s, Corner Brook, Stephenville, and Gander, etc. I’ve stopped in at the public libraries, hospitals, Kidney Foundation of Canada and dialysis centers handing out the […]

Toastmasters Speeches

I have gotten involved in Toastmasters, an international nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. Headquartered in Englewood, Colorado. The organization’s membership exceeds 300,000 in more than 15,800 clubs in 149 countries. Since 1924, Toastmasters International has helped people from diverse backgrounds become more confident speakers, […]

People that Hosted us for TOT 4.0

One of the highlights of TOT 4.0 was meeting such fantastic people that opened their homes for us or helped us in other ways. Connecting with people along the route to help us with lodging was always part of our plan, but last spring, COVID prevented that on TOT 1.0. Enter Debb (Hawks) Solomon, who […]