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Good Morning, Everyone!

It’s a good day. We woke up this morning, breathed in and out, and we have a new President-elect that we either wanted or did not. Today, I refuse to be afraid. Today, I will not be considering a move to Canada, although it is a lovely country and great to visit. Today, I strengthen […]

November 9, 2016

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NaNoWriMo Begins, Wish Me Luck!

As of tomorrow, I start my first NaNoWriMo. Not sure what that is? It’s a masochistic little exercise wherein I attempt to bang out the first draft of a minimum 50k word novel in 30 days. It’s called National Novel Writing Month, and it’s an annual event that happens from November 1 to 30. In […]

October 31, 2016

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A Writer Writing About Writing While He Writes

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This November, I’m doing something crazy, something I’ve been toying with for ages. Every year, writers from around the world participate in this crazy, off-the-rails, manic form of group hysteria called National Novel Writing Month, foreshortened to “NaNoWriMo”. The idea is to pump out the first draft of a novel in 30 days time. Writers […]

October 23, 2016

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Seeking Camp Counselors!

Looking for an interesting, challenging, thrilling and downright fun thing to do this summer? Like working with kids? “Clarence & The Godzooks’ Most Amazing Puppet Show” is looking for teenage and adult counselors for an upcoming summer camp conference for 5th and 6th graders. Running July 10-16 of this year, our conference allows conferees to build […]

April 13, 2016

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Alan Rickman (21 February 1946 – 14 January 2016)

Of the entire 14 Billion year history of the Universe, I had the dumb luck to have my star-stuff coalesce into being at a time when luminescent people like Alan Rickman inhabited the spheres. From this, I take great joy.

January 15, 2016

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Timeless Quote is Timeless

“People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.”  — Søren Aabye Kierkegaard

January 15, 2016

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Ira and Mel B, A Puppet Love Story

Ira Fennelbloom is 32 years old, he lives with his mother and he’s got a thing for Melanie Brown. That makes the fact that he is a puppet, the least of his worries. Ira is a most endearing character, the every-man underdog we all love to cheer for. Even his overbearing mother is cute, in her own, […]

November 27, 2015

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