May F. Lindsey Reed recounts events, people, and experiences through the years. She was born in Mounds, Pulaski Co, IL. She grew-up in Muncie, IN. She is a 1959 graduate of Muncie Central. She excelled in Eleanor Bly's speech class. She sang with the Concert Choir. After graduation she began modeling for the Muncie Camera Club. In 1961 she was employed in the Radiology Dept. at Ball Memorial Hospital as Film File Clerk. In 1965 she attended the Academy Business College in Indpls., IN. She began working as a Keypunch Operator that Fall at Fort Benjamin Harrison Army Finance Center. 1977 she began as membership Secretary/Receptionist at her church, Light of the World CC (D of C) and performing with the Repertory Theater at Christian Theological Seminary. In 1979 she assumed the position of Offi ce Manager. 1981 she with family moved to Nashville, TN to pastor the Alameda Christian Church. 1983 she was called to the Disciples of Christ Historical Society as Secretary/Receptionist. 1985 she was moved to the position of Assistant Librarian. Dr. David Ian McWhirter, Archivist trained her. In 1985 she served as Director of Worship on the Regional Cabinet of Disciples Women. May has a lovely lyric soprano voice. Through the years in Nashville May gave several concerts. She sang for more regional assemblies than anyone in the history of that region. May has been Poet in Residence for OldTimers' GrapeVine since 2002. She has spoken and made videos for the National Convocation of the Christian Church and the General Assembly also. She opened the 2016 Biennial Assembly with the fi rst segment of the theme "HINDSIGHT-INSIGHT-FORESIGHT." She is a Toastmaster with 2 Communication Awards. One son, Norman LaMont Reed, Esq. May has been writing since 1958. She and Dr. Norman Reed CELEBRATED 52 precious years of togetherness July 2, 2018.