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Ding Dong the Books Are Dead!

Originally published in the November 21 issue of The Old Gold and Black:

Last month I sat in the auditorium of John F. Kennedy High School to watch the Winston-Salem Forsyth County School Board candidates debate.  660 more words

Humor

Never Do Yesterday What Should Be Done Tomorrow

Never do today what you can put off till tomorrow.
Delay may give clearer light as to what is best to be done.
~Aaron Burr

NaNoWriMo: Day the Fourteenth

Unsure if I will be working on anything when it’s still this side of midnight, but it looks like it’ll be a long night, so I may be doing some writing after midnight, and then more during the day. 630 more words

Literazzi - Duel with the Devil: The True Story of How Alexander Hamilton & Aaron Burr Teamed Up to Take on America's First Sensational Murder Mystery by Paul Collins

WOW!!!  Just…all kinds of wow!  Don’t even read this review!  Just do yourself a favor: go read this book!

Now that that’s out of the way…  Seriously, this book is spectacular.  2,011 more words

Reading

The Spring Street Ghost

Halloween is upon us again, so it’s time for a ghost story.

As a young child I recall hearing, from my great-uncle Francis Powers, of the story of the spring street ghost. 1,006 more words

American History