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Now I Gotta Scramble Some Eggs

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, August 12, 2016, 9:46 a.m. “Laws are like sausages. It is better not to see them being made.” — Otto von Bismarck. A little of this probably exists in every means of making a living. Somewhere … Continue reading

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Looking Across the Lake

Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, July 23, 2016, 9:26 a.m. It’s been an eventful week. I got a cover designed for my next novel, Cowboys Come Home. I started on a sixth, which doesn’t mean it has a name yet, only … Continue reading

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The Era of No Feelings

Complete Supply of Ink and Toner Cartridges Clinton, South Carolina, Tuesday, June 14, 2016, 9:18 a.m. I probably should dive back into the 1940s right now. I’m in the final chapter of what will be my fifth novel, a western … Continue reading

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Decisions, Decisions, and Rationalizations

A Complete Line of Ink and Toner Cartridges   Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, May 28, 2016, 10:24 a.m. I’m thinking about going to see Furman play Samford in the Southern Conference Baseball Tournament at Fluor Field in Greenville. I’ve been … Continue reading

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A Place in Heaven for Red Devils

Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, March 12, 2016, 12:17 p.m. Early on Friday afternoon, I drove the familiar highway, 76, that leads from here to Joanna. When I got there, I turned off on a back street and drove by the … Continue reading

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Things Even Bigger Than I Am

Clinton, South Carolina, Thursday, August 13, 2015, 8:54 a.m. I feel incoherently profound this morning. I’m thoughtful, but none of the thoughts make sense. I’m wasting my time on issues beyond my ability to comprehend or influence. I’ve already had … Continue reading

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The School of Hard Knocks (and Cold Beers)

Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, April 11, 2015, 11:51 a.m. Years ago, I used to say that I didn’t like sports as much as I liked sports writing. Furthermore, I liked “being a sports writer.” Back in those days, my favorite … Continue reading

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Underload to Overload

Clinton, S.C., Sunday, July 20, 2014, 3:45 p.m. Spanning the globe to bring you the constant variety of sport… the thrill of victory… and the agony of defeat… the human drama of athletic competition… This is ABC’s Wide World of … Continue reading

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A Small Miracle

[cb_profit_poster Travel1]Clinton, S.C., Saturday, October 12, 2013, 12:12 p.m. The afternoon channel surfing has begun. My first priority, at the moment, is Texas-Oklahoma, followed by South Carolina-Arkansas and Missouri-Georgia. The priorities may change as the day develops and some games … Continue reading

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