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Aug.04.2010 - 11:42 am
Jamaan draws my blood.  He’s done it almost monthly for over two years and is good at what he does.  Neither of us is big on chitchat. I want little pain. Jamaan wants to be very...
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May.19.2010 - 11:37 am
    Michigan, Again From My Father, Myself; A Memoir By Richard Humphries     1960 Walloon Lake was still as glass as my brother and I each handled an oar, sitting side by side...
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May.19.2010 - 11:32 am
One Sentence at a Time From My Father, Myself; A Memoir By Richard Humphries              “The hard thing to remember, “ the Captain said, “is that every guy is different.” ...
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May.19.2010 - 11:29 am
Life Among the Lifers, Part One from My Father, Myself; A Memoir By Richard Humphries   The call came over the loudspeaker at about three in the morning announcing inmate...
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Comments from richard

Aug.31.2010 - 6:38 pm
In response to: Drawing Blood
Hello, Elizabeth, Today is the last of a seven day chemo treatment. I awoke from an overly long nap to check my e-mail...
Aug.04.2010 - 4:59 pm
In response to: Drawing Blood
Thank you so much, Mara.  I shall act on your Starburst tip just as soon as my son comes over tonight with the goods...
Jan.06.2010 - 8:48 pm
In response to: Pop Takes a Powder
Thank you, Mara, for your very kind words. You inspire me to write better. What more can one letter accomplish? Thank...