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Scrooging and Grinching and the Heel-Face Turn

“Scrooge became as good a friend, as good a master, and as good a man, as the good old city knew, or any other good old city, town, or borough, in the good old world… And it was always said of … Continue reading

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Once More Into the Fray!

Once more into the Fray… Into the last good fight I’ll ever know. Live and Die on this day… Live and die on this day… –Jon Treloar Hail Heroes, near and far. Have you ever poured your Heart and Soul … Continue reading

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Get Lost! Or, Spill the Whine And Take That Pearl

“Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.” –Henry David Thoreau Embarking on a Heroic Quest is a complex undertaking. In literature and film, when the Hero (or Heroine) answers the Call to Adventure, there is a specific … Continue reading

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WM seeking an older Mentor-figure, Beard is a must!!

My Quest is a month old, and I’m starting to get discouraged. I have done more writing than I was doing before I started, but the scope of what I’m trying to do seems too great. I’m standing on the … Continue reading

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Seeking Wisdom from a Jedi Master outside the Cinnabon

The recent headlines surrounding Disney, J.J. Abrams, and the Star Wars franchise reminded me of my own brush with the Force. A long time ago, at a shopping mall far, far away, my friend James and I waited in line … Continue reading

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My Inner Child’s Resume

I looked through an old photo album the other day. I guess I was simply feeling Nostalgic, but looking at photos of myself from grade school led to a Revelation. I used to be absolutely Fearless. Unselfconscious. Almost frighteningly so. … Continue reading

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