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A snippet of a new story.

Not a very long post today.  I’m working on some other writing.  But I thought I would keep my beloved readers posted on what I’m doing.  Here’s the first paragraph of a short children’s story I’ve just begun.  I intend … Continue reading

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The profundity of peppermint stick ice cream.

Thirty-five years ago, a seventeen-year-old boy from Pittsburgh spent his summer scooping ice cream for tourists at Glacier National Park.  On an ordinary day, an adorable little seven-year-old girl from Memphis came in to the sweet shop with her family.  … Continue reading

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Snoops, the big old house, and my first post in two months.

Here are the meager beginnings of a story I came up with today.  My goal is to write short stories to read to my kids someday: my students as well as my own children.  This is a humble start.  But … Continue reading

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