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A Time of Fulfillment

Clinton, South Carolina, Tuesday, July 14, 2015, 11:46 a.m. The week started out unevenly, but, at the moment, the uncertain seems at least normalized, and I’m in a mood of fulfillment, and fulfilled is about the best I get these … Continue reading

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Well, That’s Baseball!

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, April 10, 2015, 9:20 a.m. I was thinking on the way home last night, trying to remember if I had ever been to a professional baseball Opening Night. I wrote about quite a few, but I … Continue reading

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The Giants and I Go Way Back

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, October 17, 2014, 9:51 a.m. In the first major league baseball game I ever saw, when I was eight years old and the Braves moved to Atlanta, Willie Mays of the San Francisco Giants hit a … Continue reading

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Day-old Chili and Other Thoughts

Clinton, South Carolina, Sunday, October 12, 2014, 7:39 p.m. It’s been a day of watching football, thinking about NASCAR, and dining on day-old chili. I’m proud of my chili. I only ate a little yesterday because, for some reason, I’m … Continue reading

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Uh, Don’t Tell Me … I’ve Nothing to Do

Clinton, South Carolina, Thursday, October 2, 2014, 8:38 a.m. Once were there separate seasons. Now all the sports overlap. Baseball is winding down. Football is heating up. Basketball and hockey beckon. NASCAR? Oh, it never stops. Tonight, on TV, the … Continue reading

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The Constant Variety of Football, Et Cetera

  Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, September 27, 2014, 11:42 a.m. This is yet another day where I’ve been sitting around, fixing breakfast, playing my guitar, watching Lee Corso carry on, and hoping some topic for a blog would drift into … Continue reading

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Nonplussed

Clinton, South Carolina, Thursday, September 25, 2014, 10:02 a.m. Last night the Red Sox beat the Rays, 11-3. Someone named Garin Cecchini hit a home run. The reigning world champions are nineteen games below .500. The Rays aren’t playoff contenders, … Continue reading

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The Show, Unadvertised

Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, September 13, 2014, 11:14 a.m. Every cloud has a silver lining, it is inexplicably said. Lightning? Not so much. It’s solid, fluorescent white, or perhaps silver, or maybe yellow. It’s gone so quickly. Who can properly … Continue reading

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Only Siri Let Me Down

Clinton, South Carolina, Thursday, August 7, 2014, 10:50 a.m. As much as it pains me to write, Siri hasn’t been paying attention. On Monday, the nice little woman in my iPhone directed me to where a high school used to … Continue reading

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Setting a Little Something Right

Clinton, S.C., Sunday, July 27, 2014, 11:45 a.m. Saturday night I had a chance to do something I’d wanted to do for nearly eleven years. Apologize to Grady Little. Little managed the Boston Red Sox in 2003. In Game Seven … Continue reading

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