Category Archives: Miscellany

“Me Too” Movement

Actress Alyssa Milano suggested on Twitter that women who have been the victims of sexual harassment state so by using the hashtag “MeToo.”  The concept went viral on both Twitter and Facebook, and continues going strong. Around the world, and, on my own Facebook/Twitter feeds. For truly it is everywhere, and truly, it is pervasive …

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Annual Repost: My 9/11 Story

The following was originally posted on my blog on September 11, 2011.- Ty * I had no room mate in college, and people on campus rarely ever called me to do anything. Especially not a few minutes after 9:00 AM on a Tuesday. So there would be only three reasons why I would be woken up …

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More for Miscellany

Believe it or not, I don’t try to out and out sell everything I write. This shouldn’t shock any of you; I offered my essay contest earlier this year for free. (Download a copy of Thoughts I Wrote Down Because I Hate Talking to People if you haven’t yet.) But I also don’t want to publish …

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Ramblings on Audio Novels

Earlier this week I finished listening to the novel Glory Over Everything by Kathleen Grissom. I liked it for the most part, despite flaws. Here’s my brief review. I often ask myself, when I consume an audio book, (one does not “read” them of course) if I would have liked reading it as much as I …

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Repost: Yes Virginia, There Was a Writer

Every year at around this time I like to repost this blog post of mine from 2010, about the importance, and potential earth changing impact of writers and their work. You can find the original piece at http://bit.ly/2hYgtDa.

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