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Reappraisal

Once, in another life time I was having lunch with my father.  I’d just been laid off and the manufacturing industry I worked in was collapsing with no sign it would ever recover.  He listened, bought my meal, and gave … Continue reading

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Rainy Writing

It’s April. It should be sunny in California.  There should be puffy clouds, puppies, bunnies, and ducklings floating in the blue.  There should be smells of fresh grass. There should be a gentle breeze bringing the hope of spring. Instead, … Continue reading

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Change

There is no way to write what is really in my mind tonight.  I’ve tried – two deleted essays and a poem that won’t finish. Poems have a life of their own.  They only come out when they are ready.  … Continue reading

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Propane

Today I’m going to do something very different on this blog.  I’m going to write the post first, then I’ll create a title for it.  I know, radical thinking and breaks all the rules of careful writing that I don’t … Continue reading

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