So after my close call (really the first of many) I decided that I probably needed to take some precautions when it came to flying. By this time I had decided without reservation that I would never tell another living soul about my ability. I knew it would only cause problems. I had to figure […]

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A Close Call

For several weeks I would put Claire on the bus and immediately begin to fly for at least an hour. It was a wonderful time in my life. I was free and soaring through the air and it was miraculous to say the least. Many friends of mine were also homemakers and often made attempts […]

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It was not a dream

The next morning I awoke and for a while didn’t even think about flying. My mornings were always hectic and getting everyone out the door at the right time with lunches and making sure they were dressed appropriately and such. My 15-year-old Irene had a tendency to wear revealing clothes so I was always making […]

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First Night

The first evening after I flew, I was a mess. I remember my youngest kids who were I believe 5, 9, and 11 were running around outside after school and my 15 year old was off with her friends who could drive. My 17-year-old was probably working at the pizza parlor which he often did […]

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I’m Back

I cannot even imagine what you thought when I seemed to drop off the face of the earth after telling such a fantastical tale! I apologize for leaving you hanging like that. The fact of the matter is, I have been in the hospital for several weeks because I caught the Corona virus. At my […]

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First Flight

One week after my 40th birthday I put my youngest child on the bus for kindergarten. This being my fifth time, you would think there would be no tears, but she was the last one and it seemed that an era was ending. I felt like I was being demoted from a job I truly […]

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The Beginning

Well it’s been a while and I apologize. My granddaughter is busy and I could not figure this out on my own. This time I took careful notes so I think I can go alone from here on out. I come from a totally normal family and no one I know of has ever been […]

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About Me

My name is Ida M. and I am 97 years old. Since I was 40 years old, I have been able to fly. My granddaughter helped me set up this blog so I can tell my story. She is merely humoring me and thinks I am touched in the head, but everything I am going […]

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