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The Very Best of Clinton’s Greatest Hits

Clinton, South Carolina, Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 9:54 a.m. Happiness, happiness. Everybody’s looking for happiness. As I looked around the perimeter of The Sponge, Clinton High School’s beloved field of dreams and antiquity, that’s what struck me. Lots of smiling … Continue reading

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In the Absence of Cam Newton

Clinton, South Carolina, Monday, January 18, 2016, 3:12 p.m. What do you know? It was a Sunday with the NFL playoffs going on, and I watched precious little football. My great-nephew was celebrating his 13th birthday at a bowling alley … Continue reading

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Building My Inventory

Clinton, South Carolina, Thursday, November 5, 2015, 10:34 a.m. No overarching topic exists for me to write about this morning. No. One exists. It just eludes me. This is as it has been for several days. Oh, I’ve been writing. … Continue reading

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What I’m Expecting Is the Unexpected

Clinton, South Carolina, Sunday, March 1, 2015, 12:28 p.m. Good afternoon, everyone. Most of the time, I place links on social media (Twitter, Facebook, the occasional Google+ item) several times so that you’ll come across my blogs whenever you sign … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve at Bi-Lo

Clinton, South Carolina, Wednesday, December 24, 2014, 12:47 p.m. About two weeks ago, the proprietor of a local store, with whom I do a modest trade, and I were talking, and I asked him if he was opening on Christmas … Continue reading

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I Shot a Day Just to Watch It Die

Clinton, South Carolina, Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 10:17 p.m. It’s a miracle. I’ve gotten this contraption to work. Another contraption might soon be working better. It is, however, a long story. Yesterday, I wrote a blog on my “writing” (as … Continue reading

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Twisting and Turning All the Way

[cb_profit_poster Storytelling]Clinton, S.C., Monday, December 9, 2013, 2:31 p.m. I might write a song … about writing a novel. Maybe I can find common ground. I’m not going to plot a song. I’m just going to make some rhymes on … Continue reading

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Fear & Loathing In The Aisles

[cb_profit_poster Beer1]Clinton, S.C., Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 1:30 p.m. We got our 30 minutes of snow today, which was great because that gave everyone a chance to observe the tradition of racing to the supermarket for bread. There was, of … Continue reading

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Words for the Ages, Notably this One

Clinton, S.C., Sunday, July 14, 2013, 12:58 p.m. Sometimes I sit behind the first-base dugout at a baseball game and wonder why it is that all the people around me can see the strike zone better than the ump standing … Continue reading

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