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A Wellspring of Soap

[cb_profit_poster Storytelling]Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 10:15 a.m. Hondo Crouch was the maverick who turned Luchenbach, Texas, into a delightful little meeting place for musicians. I learned about him because he was a pal of Jerry Jeff Walker, one … Continue reading

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Oh, Just Another Miracle …

[cb_profit_poster Guitar1]Clinton, S.C., Thursday, October 31, 2013, 9:56 a.m. It’s over. The ordeal has ended in triumph. It was a sound investment, this seven months of attention to a baseball team. The Boston Red Sox, who failed to win any … Continue reading

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It Ends Every Fall

[cb_profit_poster Storytelling]Clinton, S.C., Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 10:05 a.m. Baseball is almost over. What shall I do? Game 6 of the World Series is tonight in Boston. A Red Sox victory ends it. A Cardinals victory means one more night, … Continue reading

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The Old Side of Town

[cb_profit_poster Speak1]Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 11:27 a.m. What an exhilarating morning. I’ve been running copies since I awakened. It’s a publicity brochure for my upcoming novel, The Intangibles. I designed the brochure. I’m printing it at home. It’s … Continue reading

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You Got Me Writing the Blues

Clinton, S.C., Thursday, May 30, 2013, 9:38 a.m. Writing a daily blog is like writing a blues song. No, I don’t have the blues. I’m suitably upbeat. But it’s a matter of getting up, brewing a cup of coffee, turning … Continue reading

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The Long Way Back

On the way to Athens, Ga., I drove through Abbeville, S.C., on Saturday morning. On the right, entering town, is Yoder’s Dutch Kitchen. My plan had been to drive cross-country on the way and by interstate on the way back. … Continue reading

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The Worldwide Party Line

I was driving back from visiting my mother – she works on weekends at the Days Inn – and heard a Hank Williams song, “Mind Your Own Business,” on Sirius XM. The woman on my party line’s a nosy thing … Continue reading

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