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angel-logan's picture
Sep.02.2013
WELCOME NEW AND LONG TIME SUBSCRIBERS! Serendipity is not your traditional style newsletter. It is Angel Logan's unique way of reaching out to her readers and friends – to stay in touch, to give updates on her writing career, and to share a few of the personal and professional pearls of...
phil-naessens's picture
Aug.22.2013
  Is gambling in baseball on the same level as using PEDS? Is Alex Rodriquez being unfairly singled out? Should Mets Manager Terry Collins be fired and who should replace him? Please join host Phil Naessens and special guest Blogging Mets Mark Berman for these topics plus some...
jm-cornwell's picture
Aug.04.2013
Raymond Chandler has been my favorite writer of crime fiction most of my life, but I had only seen his work dramatized by Humphrey Bogart and other actors, Bogey being my favorite Philip Marlowe. I decided to check out the writing this time around and The Big Sleep seemed like the right one. I...
JohnnyOla's picture
Jul.30.2013
  Chapter 32 – Epilogue   The Bulls beat the Lakers 4 games to 3 to win the NBA Championship. It was the first championship for Marcus Witherow, but ironically it was also his last. After the season, the NBA hired legendary investigator John M. Dowd to look into allegations that Witherow...
JohnnyOla's picture
Jul.28.2013
  Chapter 31   One Week Later - Charleston       The black hearse pulled into the cemetery and parked near the open grave. Six men in black suits removed the cherry wood casket from the hearse and placed it on a metal cart with four wheels. They rolled the box to the hole...
JohnnyOla's picture
Jul.27.2013
  The third quarter of the game was almost over. The Lakers had extended their lead to 17 points and the crowd was getting restless. Marcus Witherow had committed his fifth foul and had been removed from the game by Coach Haslam.       Marcus sat on the end of the bench,...
JohnnyOla's picture
Jul.25.2013
  Chapter 30   Thursday Evening - Chicago       Jimmy Rae and his traveling partners made it to the first toll booth on Chicago’s South Side about 4 p.m. The Chicago toll booths usually have eight or nine open gates where the motorists can pay their tolls. The cars all fan...
JohnnyOla's picture
Jul.23.2013
  Chapter 29   Early Thursday Morning - Chicago       Shorty Smitherman was dreaming about the game that would win him a cool $5 million when the ringing phone beside his bed shattered his nocturnal bliss. It was Bernie Valentine on the other end of the line.  ...
JohnnyOla's picture
Jul.14.2013
  Chapter 28   Tuesday Night - Charleston       Jimmy Rae left his makeshift camp near Shorty’s farm and stayed at Walker’s house Tuesday night. After hearing of Shorty’s plan, he no longer needed to watch the farmhouse 24 hours a day. He got to watch the playoff game at...
JohnnyOla's picture
Jul.08.2013
  Chapter 27   Tuesday Morning – Los Angeles       Walker woke early Tuesday morning. His body clock was still set to Eastern Time. It was 4 a.m. in Los Angeles when he hit the shower.       He was glad he remembered to buy some Dr Pepper on his run to get...