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Tough guys, part 1

I’ve been making a study of American crime fiction. Here are my takes on the debut novels or opening novels in a series by three well-known authors: Donald Westlake, John MacDonald and George Higgins. 1,121 more words

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Darker than Amber Recap

Oh, Robert Clouse. What will people remember you for? They will remember your for Enter the Dragon, which technically wasn’t even really your movie. You’ll be remembered for  3,514 more words


Rushion McDonald talks careers in showbiz on the next Sunday Morning Live

Fans of The Steve Harvey Show, Family Feud, and The Parkers are familiar with the comic genius of Rushion McDonald, the Emmy award winning executive producer of those shows, and many more. 166 more words

Sunday Morning Live

The Inspiration Behind the Mac Travis Series

Travis McGee, the main character of John D MacDonalds books is the reason that I am here, maybe even the person I have become. Without Travis, I don’t know if I would ever have become a reader and certainly never a writer. 698 more words

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For the love of beagles

June 19 is the birthday of Creole Belle, my beagle. This is number twelve for her and I’m happy to say she’s doing just fine, thank you. 1,012 more words

This Book Saved Me!

I snuck this book into basic training and read two or three pages every night.  We were not supposed to have books with us, but I needed something to keep my sanity.   54 more words

A few new faces? and a view from section 222

May 4, 2015- Monday! And it all seems to hit at once as we get closer to the season. The old Steel Yard was busy Saturday with the open tryouts. 1,495 more words

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