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New Book: Before the Ripcord Broke

I am pleased to announce that Before the Ripcord Broke: Stories is now published. Amazon Barnes and Noble Kobo In his new collection of short stories, Charlie Close gives us people who try, succeed, and sometimes fail to connect with … 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┬áhad the same … Continue reading

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The Endless Meeting

Have you ever been in one of those meetings that never ends because everyone keeps saying the same thing? How do you suppose that happens? I have a theory. I think most people like to talk more than they like … Continue reading

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