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Parallel Somethings

Hey folks – just a quickie ! Apologies I have not responded to any comments for quiet a while. I’ve been so busy with hospital visits ! 590 more words

Read an Ebook Week

The 9th annual Smashwords’ Read an Ebook Week promotion kicks off this Sunday, March 5th, and runs through end of day, March 11.

Each year, tens of thousands of Smashwords authors, publishers and readers participate in this global ebook celebration, which offers FREE and deep-discounted ebooks. 122 more words

Never Jam Today

“The rule is, jam to-morrow and jam yesterday—but never jam to-day.” It’s one of those things you think your Granny must have said, but no – well, she might have said it, but it comes from… 490 more words



“She stands still, looking around, never moving, never changing. People leave. People change. New people always arrive, so they would take their turn leaving sooner or later.

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February Traditions

In the early days of this blog, I also started an early Valentine’s Day tradition. As my little gift to you (it isn’t much, but that’s the best I can do to show my appreciation during what many consider to be the month of love), you can download my books, … 177 more words


I detested “Ally McBeal.” The TV show about lawyers in love, starring Calista Flockhart — is that for real? — turned my stomach. It was all the rage in the late ’90s, of course, embraced by the same female viewers who probably creamed their pants over “Sex & The City” — another detestably shallow show. 711 more words

Plutarch's Parallel Lives in One Scene

*This is also from 2015. Alcibiades was the most memorable of all of the lives our class read about. Without a doubt, unless I should die first, there will be extended comics of Alcibiades in the future.* 44 more words