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The Unbearable Lightness of Being

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, July 20, 2018, 3:51 p.m. I hate the All-Star Break. The game’s fine, though I didn’t get to watch it this year because I was watching Laurens City Council go into executive session and then two … Continue reading

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Bound for the Firth of Forth

Clinton, South Carolina, Monday, March 28, 2016, 2:05 p.m. I guess I “slept wrong” last night because my first sensation upon awakening was a pain in my left butt cheek. Usually, if at all, it’s my right butt cheek. On … Continue reading

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In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Trump

Clinton, South Carolina, Sunday, February 28, 2016, 12:48 p.m. This morning I heard that Donald Trump is again balking at the notion that he will support the Republican presidential nominee in the unlikely event it is not he. The Donald … Continue reading

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Dinglebert Trumperdinck

Clinton, South Carolina, Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 8:01 a.m. This is a year only Dr. Seuss could possibly understand. I know that Trump, that hopeless grump. I want to kick him in the rump. He tells me what I want … Continue reading

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Trying to Reason with Book-Release Season

[cb_profit_poster Storytelling]Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 9:45 a.m. It’s still the calm before the storm. Copies of my novel, The Intangibles, are en route to my doorstep. I’ve been biding my time this morning addressing packing envelopes so that … Continue reading

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Far Be It from Me to Give You Advice, but …

[cb_profit_poster Storytelling]Clinton, S.C., Friday, September 13, 2013, 10:03 a.m. We all learn little lessons, little slogans, words to live by, et al. You know. Jim Croce incorporated several in a single chorus: “You don’t tug on Superman’s cape. You don’t … Continue reading

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Pros and Cons of Modern Life

[cb_profit_poster Beer2]Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 2:30 p.m. It seems to me that the bigger problem isn’t the government, or the bank, or the phone company, or the Internet provider taking away privacy. The bigger problem is people voluntarily … Continue reading

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