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My Books

You can purchase My Life as Abraham Lincoln or
get a copy of A Place to Live.

I was born in 1934. Many of the stories or essays were written about things that happened or that I remember from the War Years. 82 more words

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In the Pacific Ocean

I spent some time on two islands in the Pacific. One was Wake, Island and the other was Midway, Island. Both were fought over during World War II. 89 more words

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My Daily Dose

Slept in my bed and not on the recliner from 10:00 pm until 5:30 am.

I took Pepper Jax outside on a leash to pee. 248 more words

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I got the childhood virus Croup. It is almost disabling as you have to cough, cough, cough all the time and little comes up. Look it up on the Internet, Adult Croup.

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From Gordon, Ohio

Trip to Dentist

Forty-four years ago downtown Brookville looked like small towns are supposed to look. My family and I had just moved here from that place in southwestern Darke County called, “Gordon,Ohio.” That place wasn’t really a proper town but it did have two grocery stores and one post office and it was the only place around where you could “not” buy a package of condoms off the shelf, or from behind the counter. 647 more words

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Dog Days?

I think these are called, ‘The Dog Days of Summer.’ as the weather is like it is and I am not sure what it should be like? 187 more words

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Must Listen: Coast Modern - "The Way It Was"

“Coast Modern debuted with “Hollow Life” and followed it up with “Animals” both jaunty, summery songs with lyrics that go deeper than you might think on first listen. 232 more words