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Holding Things Together

[cb_profit_poster Lotto]Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 10:20 a.m. Two steps forward. One step back. That wouldn’t have been acceptable to my high-school football coach. The slogans on Keith Richardson’s locker-room walls gave my latter novel its name. Those slogans … 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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Last-Minute, Intangible Things

[cb_profit_poster Beer1]Clinton, S.C., Thursday, October 17, 2013, 10:25 a.m. This is a difficult time for the author. I awakened briefly at about 5 a.m., got up, walked into the living room, unplugged my phone and cut it off. I went … Continue reading

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Countdown to Kickoff (My Book, That Is)

[cb_profit_poster Storytelling]Clinton, S.C., Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 1:05 p.m. I put together a brochure on my new novel, The Intangibles. This morning I’ve been stuffing envelopes and licking stamps. I’ll use the brochures to encourage publicity. It’s expensive to ship … Continue reading

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Send in the Clowneys

[cb_profit_poster Beer1]Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, October 8, 2013, 10:26 a.m. My home state is itself in a state. A state of disorder. No, it’s not something silly like the government. Ours isn’t in temporary shutdown. It operates lethargically all the time. … Continue reading

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Coming Soon to a Bookstore Near You

Clinton, S.C., Wednesday, August 7, 2013, 10:06 a.m. While Tony Stewart was in the hospital on Tuesday, I was writing about a guy recovering from an automobile accident. It was fiction and thus not as strange as the Stewart saga. … Continue reading

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