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Writing Absolutes...

Absolute statements like the one above I abhor.


Because it’s not true.

To me, this kind of thinking is as archaic as the pen resting on the page. 219 more words


No stranger to success

The 15-Minute Pulitzer

Robert Penn Warren didn’t just win one Pulitzer.  Before shuffling off this mortal coil he won three!  Two for poetry (in 1958 and 1979) and one for fiction in 1947 for his novel… 567 more words


Sushi Crosses a Threshold

Lunch at the American Cafe in Guthrie, Kentucky.

Red, white and blue paint on the outside of the building.

Grease caked on the fryers, and a dirty bathroom. 215 more words

Life Stories

Ten Most Influential Books in My Life

You gotta be kidding me? A limit of ten? But that’s the challenge going around Facebook these days. You are supposed to create the list without overthinking it or trying to impress anybody. 104 more words