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ok... it has been a while. I don’t think I have ever neglected to talk to you guys for this long before. I didn’t really want to come on here during that time because I didn’t want to share my troubles with everyone and be a outright downer. That and I didn’t have any time to do anything..
anyway an explanation is in order.
The last time we talked, almost two months ago on June 16 I was heading up to to Oregon for my cousin’s wedding Recital. (and my first real vacation in over a year). I arrived at their house at about 1am and got to bed. I got up late and got myself breakfast, while I was eating I got a call from the California Highway Patrol. About 500 miles away in California four of my family members were in their Honda Odyssey heading up for the wedding. They were stopped behind a row of cars at a red light.
Well a girl in her early 20's wasn't paying attention (looking at her cellphone) She struck the Odyssey doing about 70 mph.. in her 3500 pavement princess causing a 5 car pile up and totaling every car involved. my family members were Unconscious and flown to separate hospitals. Emanuel Medical,UC Davis and Valley Children’s. My Dad had several broken vertebrae and a concussion, it is doubtful he will be able to preform his job anymore, my youngest sister Lynea (9) had a concussion and her cranial injuries has required a complete facial restructuring among other surgeries. My youngest brother Merrick (13 years old) has been in a comma ever since the accident, his serious brain injuries means that he will probably never return to any state of self dependence. This incident has caused an enormous amount of grief for my family.

Since the crash I have been working on their house, widening doors, knocking out walls, installing wheelchair ramps and reflooring / re-tiling along with rebuilding the bathrooms to be wheelchair accessible, all to prepare for their eventual return.
In the end it is simply a miracle that any of them survived. I went to the wrecking yard to get some things out of the van after the accident. I took some pictures of it, I wont post them because they are fairly disturbing. But that car looked like a crushed Soda can with far more blood than I was expecting.
All that and keeping up with projects at work has kept me very busy, pretty tired and somewhat angry.
Not trying to be a complete downer, Just letting you guys know…

Well anyway... tonight, assuming I get off of work early enough I will dust off my tablet, boot up Photoshop and attempt to do some art.

- Morgan



United States

So if you don't know me which you probably don't unless you are some creepy stalker.
JK... stalking is cool. ;-)
I am a Mechanical Engineer but my focus is on CAD / CAM processes,
I Work as a Contract Metal Fabricator / CAM Tech.
Which means I do everything from Tig/Mig welding
to Automated Machining Processes.
I spend my free time working on engines,
building computers, Shooting high powered rifles.....
and drawing pretty little marshmallow horses.


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TechTalkPony Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2017
Happy Birthday! ᵔ.ᵔ…
Womboman666 Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2017  Hobbyist Writer
eagc7 Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2017  Student Traditional Artist
happy bday
TwilightIsMagic Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2017  Student General Artist
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:iconpinkiebrilliantplz::iconsaysplz:Thank you for helping out, Dashie! I couldn't have settled for anything less, after all!
:iconfluttershy-plz::iconsaysplz:Hi... We're here to... wish you a happy birthday.
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:iconapple-jackplz::iconsaysplz:Why, with a real Apple family apple pie, of course! :iconapplepieplz:
:iconderpyhappyplz::iconsaysplz:With a muffin! Yay! :iconmlpmuffinplz:
:iconraritysmileplz::iconsaysplz:But these, while pleasant to give, mean little by themselves...
:iconrarityiscuteplz::iconsaysplz:What makes them meaningful are our wishes for you!
:iconpinkiesmile2plz::iconsaysplz:Exactly! And we wish for you to have a perfect birthday and a great year ahead of you!
:iconrainbowdashhappyplz::iconsaysplz:Don't fear any challenges you might face! No matter how bad it may seem, have faith in yourself and keep on being awesome!
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:iconapplejackhappyplz::iconsaysplz:Remember your loved ones and friends, an' don't let little things an' worries get you down!
:iconspikethinkingplz::iconsaysplz:We hope that you'll find all you seek and be the best you can be!
:iconrarityjoyplz::iconsaysplz:Don't forget to respect yourself! You're the best at being you, so stay true to what you really are!
:iconflutterpweezeplz::iconsaysplz:And we hope that you'll be at peace with yourself, too... and that the year ahead will be peaceful for you.
:iconpinkiewinkplz::iconsaysplz:And throughout all that, have fun! It isn't fun if you don't have any, after all, and fun it should be!
:iconpinkiepartyplz::iconsaysplz:Just like today! Party on!
TechTalkPony Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2016

Happy Birthday! ᵔ.ᵔ…
IckleVoldiePoo Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2016
Happy birthday buddy! I hope you're having a fun day!
Armosk Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2016
Happy Birthday!:iconpinkiepiecakeplz:
TwilightIsMagic Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2016  Student General Artist
:iconpinkiehappyplz::iconsaysplz:Weeee! Today's the day, everypony!
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:iconpinkiecuteplz::iconsaysplz:Of course, silly! Else it wouldn't be a proper birthday greeting!
:iconpinkiepiesmileplz::iconsaysplz:Happy birthday!
:iconapplejackplz::iconsaysplz:And it wouldn't be a proper birthday if Ah didn't bring y'all an apple pie, baked by yours truly!:iconapplepieplz:
:iconrarityiscuteplz::iconsaysplz:Let us all give you our best wishes on this occasion and wish you a wonderful year!
:iconflutter-shyplz::iconsaysplz:I hope that you will not run into any trouble this year and that everything will be as good as it can possibly be.
:icondashissuperhappyplz::iconsaysplz:Don't forget that you're awesome! And that we're all your friends! Keep on rockin'!
:icontwilightliciousplz::iconsaysplz:Always keep the magic of friendship within you. May it bring you as much joy as it brings us!
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:iconbrilliantpinkieplz::iconsaysplz:And of course, don't forget to have fun while at it! And speaking of fun...
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schorpioen007 Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2016
Happy Birthday ^^
eagc7 Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2016  Student Traditional Artist
happy bday
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