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Spring Cleaning

I recall, when I was a kid, the scent of Spring mixed with the smell of detergent and Pledge.  These smells became planted in my brain. They represent the end of the winter sequester, when playing outside meant coat and boots … Continue reading

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Do You Have a Damn Breaker?

Sometimes I get stuck. I can’t seem to move forward with a goal or even several goals. I think about them in round robin fashion: Well, I want to submit more short stories to publishers, but I want to paint … Continue reading

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Even the Squirrels Thought I was Crazy

As a kid, I loved to climb trees. I would climb so high that even the squirrels looked at me as if I were crazy. Then a wind would shake the tree and my heart would jump into my throat … Continue reading

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