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Taking a Page from Stephen King

Some famous author once said that when a writer finishes writing their novel, a sort of depression sets in, not unlike the postpartum blues women suffer from right after having a baby. I can’t relate to postpartum depression, nor can … Continue reading

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Tee-Totaler

I have reached my limit on t-shirts. I finally paid attention to why my t-shirt drawer was so stuffed, as was the other t-shirt drawer. Not counting white t-shirts that I wear under regular shirts with collars, I have 15, … Continue reading

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Dee Clark was right…

“Oh no, they can’t be teardrops For a man ain’t supposed to cry.” – Dee Clark And that’s the way I was brought up. Guys don’t cry. Period. When we had that Indian attack just as we got out of … Continue reading

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Real Romantic

Valentine’s Day is looming and so I’m going to come right out and say it: I am a romantic. The Oxford English Dictionary’s second defintion of romantic is, “of, characterized by, or suggestive of an idealized view of reality. . … Continue reading

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