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DOWN AND OUT IN SAN ANTONIO ~ RETROSPECTIVE

Feb. 7, 1962

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS.  We’d been there a little over a week now, and Marty and I, were no longer exhausted, unbathed, cold, and very nearly broke (as I said we were in my last post… 977 more words

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Ars longa, vita brevis

“Ars longa, vita brevis.”  Anyone who has been writing seriously for any time at all would agree that the Greeks hit the mark on this one.  839 more words

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FIRST PROMOTION: What I took away

It made sense to separate myself from The Final Tally by a few days before trying to squeeze out some juicy conclusions from the dry numbers on the blackboard. 1,358 more words

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FINAL TALLY

  MAGNUM APPRECIATION & HUMBLE APOLOGIES

At 12:00 Midnight, July first, I took a virtual snapshot of my Promotion’s final rating numbers. 

Were they as good as I’d hoped they’d be?  1,102 more words

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KINDLE FIRE vs. KINDLE on PC

STATS:  The Tale of the Tape

Every now and then I hear about a person who doesn’t own a Kindle and assumes he’s out of luck when it comes to buying Amazon eBooks.  652 more words

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THE OLD MAN and the OCEAN

Here’s the deal … this morning I opened my eyes and was floating around in that Alice-In-Wonderland nimbus where I knew I wasn’t dreaming but my mind refused to latch onto the idea of getting up and plugging in the coffee. 880 more words

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A RELUCTANT MANIFESTO

 

I am a writer.  I AM a writer.  I am a WRITER.  Forgive my shouting.  But sometimes it needs to be said—even if I am the only audience.  1,163 more words

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