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Writing doldrums and Vacation.

The writing doldrums are upon me.  When I sit to work on my project, Kiliane’s Rage, I end up checking email and my social media accounts. I haven’t looked at my project in two weeks. The other day, I learned … Continue reading

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Defining a Great Weekend with Writing, Carpentry, and Fireworks

Defining a Great Weekend with Writing, Carpentry, and Fireworks The great weekend, four days off work, began with watching the wife work a celebration at Fort Meade, Maryland Friday. I spent the evening before the fireworks watching the crowd gathering. … Continue reading

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Father’s Day 2017, national holiday to honor fathers

Father’s Day, the celebration recognizing father’s originated in Spokane, Washington in 1910. A daughter asked her pastor to honor her father in a sermon in June. It did not catch on until the 1930s when different commercial entities recognized the … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Dutchman Bowling Tournament

  Have your ever competed in a bowling tournament where you wished it had been one game less or one game more. The Dutchman was one where I wished for one less game. The Dutchman is held in two different … Continue reading

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Am I a Writer?

I am not a writer if what many writing blog sites tell me is true. I would agree if I didn’t know better. The blogs tell me that a “real writer” writes every day or they suffer withdrawal. Writing is … Continue reading

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How do you find Beta Readers

I have been revising of my work-in-progress. I am 30% through it and I wonder if it is time to consider finding beta readers. My concern is I haven’t been at this very long and things the pros take for … Continue reading

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South River Seahawks Lacrosse

My son, DJ, has coached the South River Seahawks lacrosse team for several years. He played on the Anne Arundel Junior College team that won the college’s first national championship title. He followed with two years playing for the Loyola … Continue reading

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