About GabrielSweet

Biography

Well, these boxes are always so uninviting. How do you condense yourself into a few lines? Never have been very good at it, to verbose. Let's see, I am married, but she has not yet put a profile on here.

I am a guitar player and a singer, my youth was spent in several bands and loving the thrill it gave. I was in Ohio at the time, 1975, and prior in high school in Indiana some small time garage band gigs. The band I was in in Ohio, Lickity Split, did alot of work around Columbus as well as a couple of regional small tours. We opened for Edgar Winter Group, ZZ Top, and Grand Funk in 1975. I am sure some of you may not have any idea of who these bands are, but I believe you can find them on youtube. I will never forget that time of my life. Now I play an acoustic mostly and sing for my grandkids, but if given the chance the road would take me away again.

I was also Military. A Ranger in a LRRP unit (Long Range Recon Patrol) and loved that as well, Yes I know two sides of a coin, but they have both made me what I am today. I ended my career in the Army as a helicopter (Cobra) pilot. I spent my career in places we never were. If you have a military background you will understand the meaning of this, if not, surfice it to say the United States Army is never NOT at war. They are just not all declared.

I am now a chef, without a kitchen so to speak. I love italian cooking an love to see the look on peoples faces when they taste what this biker looking guy creates, always amusing. I think I have rambled on long enough.

I am looking for friendships and conversations that will help with my writing, other writers, I would be honored to hear from and relate to you. I am an open book, looking for a new life to explore and relish. The old one ended last May in the hospital. I would love to meet anyone and everyone here and chat. Just send me a request or a message and let me know you would like to be friends and get to know each other, I love meeting new people. I look forward to hearing from each of you.

Name:
Gabriel Sweet
Sex:
Male 
Age:
60
Sign:
Aquarius
Relationship Status:
Single
Location:
Shelbyville, Indiana, United States
Local Time:
24 Nov 2017 06:59
Interests:
Open to almost anything, just ask and see
Favorite Books:
The Keep, The Prophecies of Merlin.
Favorite Authors:
Steven King, Anne Rice, Carlos Casteneda, F Paul Wilson .
Favorite Movies:
Strangeland, Reefer Madness, Uncommon Valor, The Keep, Executive Action, The Green Berets, Navy S.E.A.L.s, Blazin Saddles, Young Frankenstein, Multiplicity, Absence Of Malace, The Shinning, August Rush, Old B & W Horror Movies.
Favorite Music:
Kansas, Yes, King Crimson, Reo Speedwagon, Jefferson (Airplane, Starship), Emerson - Lake and Palmer, Aerosmith, Santana, Grateful Dead, Rush, Starcastle, James Taylor, Edwin McCain, Larry Craine, Shawn Philips, Dire Straits, Dan Fogelberg, Eagles, CSNY, Eric Clapton, Pink FLoyd, Leo Kottke, Michael Manring, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Joss Stone

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Date Joined:
07 Jan 2011
Last Visit:
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Friends:
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Forum Posts:
1
Stories:
3
Badges:
3

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Topic: Use One Word to Describe How You're Feeling
Posted: 18 Jan 2011 00:51

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Merlin's Tale - A Pair of Wolves

Hello...My name is Ramos, a very old man and one full of tales. I have heard that you were asking about the wolves from the forest surrounding Palamar. Palamar used to be known as Camelot. That is a very old tale, I am so glad you wish to hear about my favorite beasts of the night. Well, let's see... This is the story of Merlin, no not the one you have already heard so much about. The Merlin...

Added 28 Jan 2011 | Category Supernatural | Votes 2 | Avg Score 4 | Views 746

Next Time

That sound. I know it’s the same sound. But am I dreaming or is it really there? I don’t really know anymore. Now what? Do I lay here and consider it last night's pizza giving my imagination something to do? Do I get up and let it happen again? I wonder, if I stay here and don’t check it out, will it start again or is that the trigger? It doesn’t matter, I can’t just lie here. I already wish...

Added 18 Jan 2011 | Category Science Fiction | Votes 8 | Avg Score 4.38 | Views 1,054

A Letter To My Boy

Letter To My Boy  This is a letter I wrote to my son Joshua, he left us on Jan 11, 2002, he was 22. I have had a terrible time coping with his loss every year on his birthday and his last day. I am usually usless on these days. I was having a bad time this year and someone I talk to on this site was going through their own loss and suggested writing my feelings down in a letter. My wife...

Added 16 Jan 2011 | Category Drama | Votes 8 | Avg Score 4.88 | Views 1,081 | 5 Comments

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storiesspace
Posted: 07 Feb 2017 00:30
Happy Birthday from the team at Stories Space.
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Posted: 07 Feb 2016 00:30
Happy Birthday from the team at Stories Space.
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Happy Birthday from the team at Stories Space.
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Happy Birthday from the team at Stories Space.
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Happy Birthday from the team at Stories Space.
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Posted: 06 Feb 2012 21:46
Happy Birthday from the team at Stories Space.
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Posted: 08 Feb 2011 22:03
Happy Birthday from the team at Stories Space.
amuse
Posted: 08 Feb 2011 17:58
Happy Birthday!
Piquet
Posted: 18 Jan 2011 05:59
Thanks for the add Gabriel.
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