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New book…cover reveal

I’m pleased to show the cover for my soon-to-be-published new book of short stories. Pretty cool, eh? The book is coming out in a few weeks, once the weather turns a little warmer. Here’s the description… In his new collection of … Continue reading

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What’s Coming

Hi, everyone, It’s been awhile since I’ve posted. I’d like to catch you up with what I’ve been working on, what I’ll be doing over the next several months…and ask for help. I’ve written a collection of short stories and … Continue reading

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Yam Stories

I recently figured out that I can never retire, because if I did I’d have no work stories to tell my wife. Me: And then I talked to this guy in the other department, and he said he had the same … Continue reading

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Will Ferrell the Dramatist

Will Ferrell is one of my favorite comic actors, and his movies are regulars in my playlist at home. If you’ve never seen Zoolander, The Campaign, Semi-Pro, Blades of Glory, or his new 1970’s miniseries parody The Spoils of Babylon, then … Continue reading

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More on Meditation

Learning the practice of meditation has been a journey. To encounter thoughts that entered into the quiet space in my mind and let them go. To be at peace with my breathing and nothing else. I have been making a certain … Continue reading

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A Concrete Image

When I’m trying to come up with a story, I often start with a specific image. It could be anything: an apple pie cooling on a stove top, a red bird flitting onto a snow-covered tree branch, water from the garden hose on … Continue reading

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Abstraction: A Conversation with My Wife about Art

Talking with Kathy about Extruding America, one of my favorite podcasts. http://goo.gl/jxpHax “Yeah, it gets a little out there, but I really like it.” “I think you ascribe a deeper meaning to it than is really there.” “Yeah,” I said. “Put … Continue reading

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