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Oops, I hit the wrong key

I love writing but, regrettably, I have the typing skills of a St. Bernard, big paws and too much drool. This conflict has led me to some unusual experiences. 486 more words


Duplicate Letters

As I go through the piles of papers and bundles and manuscripts of Mattie Mae’s treasures, I am finding so many clues as to who she is (was) and how she did business. 545 more words

Carbon Paper

to revisit an old companion

It’s not that old, but it’s acquired that ancient crinkle: my NYT Sunday Crossword Puzzle book from 2008. I’ve decided to solve the unfinished puzzles and use it simultaneously as a sketchbook. 50 more words


The Alphabet of Us: X is for Xerox ... May 18th, 2015

   Jonathots Daily Blog


All human beings possess a heart, soul, mind and strength. Nothing of any true significance can be achieved unless this is understood. 440 more words


Post 61 — There's No Place Like Home

As the months on the island passed and the Broquets came to view Samoa as home, the letters to the family back in Detroit changed. Originally three to four pages long, now they were barely two full pages (unless there was a hurricane, in which case – six pages, single spaced!). 1,280 more words

What to do on a sleepy morning

It’s 6:00 AM on a Saturday, and you haven’t had enough sleep.  You’re sitting at your computer.  You’ve read your email and checked a few things.  154 more words

When I Was An Adult