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Jan.14.2013 - 12:09 pm
Good morning.   I have decided to move my writing efforts to the Kindle platform.  After extensive reserarch, it appears that is the best avenue currently for an...
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Nov.01.2009 - 5:35 pm
 The recent societal bent towards navel-gazing has apparently reached its zenith with "Eat Pray Love," Elizabeth Gilbert's pseudo-memoir of self-discovery and seeking...
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Aug.12.2009 - 7:05 pm
I saw Buzz Aldrin last week, for the first time in my life.  Of course you know who he is: the second person to step foot on the Moon.  Nowhere in recent American lore are there ...
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May.19.2009 - 8:52 pm
My wife and I bought our first house a year ago on the rocky, blustery, chilly hiltops overlooking the Pacific Ocean.  The house was a solid, relatively new affair, remarkably...
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Comments from Michael

Aug.04.2008 - 4:23 pm
In response to: Like Lists?
I have a couple favorite last lines.  All right, so they're last lines of characters, not novels, but the concept is...
Jul.28.2008 - 5:57 pm
In response to: The Writer's Research Trip
This article reminds me of the story of Karl May, the German adventure-story writer from the late nineteenth century. ...
Jul.28.2008 - 5:10 pm
In response to: How to Read
Excellent article.  Under the "Ticced Off" bullet, I would suggest that occasionally it may be a good thing...