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THE OTHER WRITER IN THE FAMILY


Lately I have been involved in a really fun project.  It’s a joint venture with my niece,  Zoe Kuhn Williams.  She has taken on the task of sifting through a mountainous pile of my mother’s writings.  These have been in … Continue reading

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A STORY BEGINS


Despite all the physical things going on in my life right now, my mind is busy working on other “stuff.”  I have written seven books since retiring, averaging about one per year.  That pace came to a screeching halt this … Continue reading

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BAD REVIEW, OK…STUPID REVIEW, NOT!


I’m sorry I can’t help myself.  I’m going to talk about a bad review one of my books got.  Actually,  it was more than a bad review.  It was a losing entry in a major awards competition for independent writers … Continue reading

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NEW BOOK…JUST FOR GRINS!


IiiiiiiiiiiiT’s Here! Finally. The latest book—my 7th—is now available. It is totally unlike anything I’ve ever done. First of all, it’s not a story, not a novel, no plot (but there is a theme) and it’s only 88 pages!   And … Continue reading

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DAY THREE: THE CELEBRATON CONTINUES


Our celebration of reaching 400 postings on marc’s blog continues today with another variety pack of excerpts from the archives….  On older cruising passengers: Many of my fellow passengers had weathered well, given the astonishing ages they were quick to … Continue reading

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DAY TWO…AND ANOTHER BLAST FROM THE PAST!


We are celebrating the 400th posting on marc’s blog this week with a look back each day at selections from the archives.  Today we are featuring the reblogging of a piece that originally appeared on January 9th, 2013 and it … Continue reading

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IT’S ONLY A NUMBER…YEAH, RIGHT!


Congratulations to everyone who stopped by–even just once–over the past 3+ years and spent time here on marc’s blog.  A special thanks, of course, to those who decided their visit was worthwhile and they left a “like ” and maybe even … Continue reading

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BOOKS & BASEBALL…ON BEING SELECTED


When you get involved with social media you leave yourself open to being bombarded with a gazillion opinions, viewpoints, judgments and idle thinking.  Lots of it is brilliant; lots of it is God-awful stupid.  There are many, many wannabe writers … Continue reading

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The Stanford Swimmer Rape Case Gets Personal


If you have spent any time on the Internet or watching television the past few days you have no doubt been exposed to the huge buzz about the Stanford University Swimmer rape case. I won’t spend time reviewing the details … Continue reading

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LOOKING FOR CENTURY-OLD PEOPLE


  We interrupt this blog to bring you a special announcement!  Actually, I have two announcements and then we’ll get back to blog central tomorrow or Wednesday at the latest. I am working on two projects right now and I … Continue reading

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