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Emmett & The Protest March

With all the protests going on in and around Washington lately, I wondered if Emmett Wilson ever participated in a march or protest?

At first, I couldn’t have imagined it; certainly not in Chipley or Marianna, Florida. 664 more words


HOPE (humans of presidential election)

“ I feel like this election will impact me in a negative format, you could say. In my work career and my academic career as well.

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HUDL (humans of DeLand)

“Do you mind if I take your picture and get a quote for this?”

He hesitates, then as I prompt him to be honest with me, he agrees. 428 more words

a smattering of Jackism

Jack went to college with me, we had endured the draft together, we went around the world without saving the world. For him life was baseball, it was the glove of life, the game of all games, bases of achievement, batting for America, guns for the flag, George Washington curving around 3rd base for the homer. 346 more words

Scandal Sidetrack

For the past week, I’ve been working on the section of the book about Emmett’s graduation ceremony from Stetson University, and searching for Emmett’s valedictory speech. 1,179 more words


The Company He Kept

Yesterday, I came across this little article, nothing more than a little snippet from a news roundup about weekly goings-on in Washington, D.C.

It was something easily overlooked, buried away on the second page of the paper.   1,002 more words

Interesting & Odd

Spring Break at Ormond

The research project about Emmett’s junior-year dorm-mates was not some big distracting side-adventure: I was going somewhere with it. Namely, Ormond Beach.

Two months before the essay about the Earls of East Hall appeared in… 722 more words