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Free Falling - A Short Story

Everyone wants to succeed somehow.

Some of us are happy working for somebody or a big company. Some of us work for ourselves in our own small businesses non stop seven days a week and in the end they hope to have a good retirement and maybe a little something left over. 678 more words

My Books

How to make it in Diamond City / Fallout 4

The rent controlled housing market is booming in Diamond City, folks. As you may know, I needed a place to stay semi-permanent for a while when reporting on events in the city of diamonds (I’m trying to start a new slogan). 419 more words

Fallout 4

Making a Bestseller

Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis By J.D. Vance

Many readers enjoy inspirational and aspirational memoirs, especially well-written ones of the rags to riches bootstrap variety, which J. 335 more words

Books

Ugly Poet Joe

The withered poet was gnarled, made to be grotesque, like a skeleton tree
That has no leaf or inflorescence. The man with the baseball cap… 177 more words

Poetry

TEMPTING FATE WITH TATTOOS

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tanding at the dock, looking out over the water, life calling. The challenge is not in seeing the possibilities of what a boat ride down that river might look like, but in accepting that call and climbing into the boat with both feet. 1,822 more words

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FAKING IT - Day 35 in a year of

Day 35, August 26, 2016 @6:09 pm

Egad!  I am here in this space in the same state of mind as yesterday.  Not any earlier either. 270 more words

Making it means making it happy

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Lots of people claim to have ‘made it’ in this life. People claim to have ‘made it’ when they get a new high power job, a new car, a new house etc. 336 more words

Inspiration