Episode 200 S5-37
Featuring Ellen Kerr and her recent trip to the United States, Sara and Ellen discuss:
The miracles of martial arts and the family you develop there.
Dark Days in Denver, the novel. It's origins months ago in Nevada with the earthquakes all the way through the book. Sara shares some of the research that goes into it and Ellen shares her favorite fan moments.
Review of current weather patterns, earth movements, and natural disaster patterns in the States and Australia.
Participating in activities that are illegal in Australia but legal in the States: Airsoft and semiautomatic firearms.
Sight seeing in Coloma, California.
The Changing Earth Series
Born in 1980 in Australia, Ellen Louis Kerr, has been married for 16 years to her wonderful spouse, Brian. They have two daughters Miriam and Emma. Plus, 2 spoiled cats, 2 ducks, 1 budgie and two lizards. (What is a budgie you ask? A budgie is a native Australian Bird short for budgerigar. They are a popular pet in Australia.)
Ellen joined the Royal Australian Navy in 2003 and served for fourteen years. She has earned the rank of Leading Seaman and is an Electronic Warfare Director at sea. When she's on the shore she works in the field of electronic intelligence. Ellen was deployed to the Persian Gulf in 2005 as part of the allied task force on board HMAS Darwin for which she is now recognized as a veteran. She has also deployed to and took part in numerous exercises in New Zealand, Hawaii and South East Asia.
In her spare time she practices Hapkido and works on staying prepared for whatever may come our way. Ellen enjoys camping, fishing, shooting and four wheeling. She loves SIFI and end of the world genre material. Her favorite TV show is Firefly. She loves her ducks and motorbikes.