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Memories of World Series Past

Clinton, South Carolina, Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 8:40 p.m. I’m watching Game Seven of the World Series. The San Francisco Giants just took a two-to-nothing lead. The first World Series I remember was 1964. I was six. I’ve despised the … Continue reading

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Me and My Old Man, Two Decades Later

[cb_profit_poster Peace]Clinton, S.C., Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 9:41 a.m. As you know, I often use this blog to warm up for writing fiction. I’ve got a bank robbery to describe in a few minutes, so … La-la-la-luh-LA-luh-la-la-LA … toon-TOON … … Continue reading

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‘Round Our Dear Alma Mater …

[cb_profit_poster Guitar1]Clinton, S.C., Sunday, November 10, 2013, 12:40 p.m. I guess I’m a bit of a romantic. Breathes there the man with soul so dead Who never to himself hath said, This is my own, my native land! Whose heart … Continue reading

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No, I’m Serious, Really, This Is How Everything Changed

[cb_profit_poster Storytelling]Clinton, S.C., Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 2:01 p.m. Lots of times, when I write this blog, there’s a certain echo effect. I have a sense of déjà vu. I’m writing something I’ve written before, but, in most instances, it … Continue reading

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Do You Know the Way to San Jose? From Eldora?

Clinton, S.C., Thursday, July 25, 2013, 9:45 a.m. As Maureen McGovern sang, “There’s got to be a morning after.” The morning after NASCAR’s triumphant return to dirt has left me feeling whimsical. Imagine! Racing stock cars (okay, scaled-down pickup trucks) … Continue reading

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