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Testing, Testing, Can You Hear Me?


One of the big benefits of retirement is T I M E. I have lots of time. I probably waste more of it than I should, but the opportunity to simply do nothing can be tempting. I remember when I … 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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UH-OH…ANOTHER GARAGE POEM


So here I am outta gas again wallowing in the proverbial writer’s block. Time once more to look back, then ahead a little just to take stock. I know this happens at least once, sometimes twice a year to me … Continue reading

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BUT WHO’S COUNTING? …I AM!


This posting is number 350. I’ve been doing this blog for three years now and it is just as much a puzzlement to me today as it was when I first started back in November 2012. Then, my motivation for … Continue reading

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MY BLOG IS MIA!


December is here and already it’s being cantankerous.  My last blog is gone…honest, it’s gone.  Like Poof!  It was the one with excerpts from my upcoming new book, Anchor.  I noticed this morning that it no longer exists.  All that … Continue reading

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I’VE DROPPED, CONTRACTIONS HAVE STARTED…THE BOOK SHOULD BE HERE SOON!


Well if, indeed, the third time is the charm, I have reached a significant point in the writing of my third novel…it’s done!  I have never taken longer, been more confused and confounded and have never felt so ambivalent about … Continue reading

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WRITING EVERY DAY…OR NOT


Today’s blog is pretty much targeted to writers.  It deals with process of which there are many and they’re all debated constantly.  What triggered my posting today was one that I read by writer Amanda N. Butler.  I follow her … Continue reading

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MY CRYSTAL BALL IS CLEARER NOWADAYS…


My perspective has changed and I don’t like it. There is a definite re-direction in my attitude when it comes to anything having to do with the future. I can hear some of those close to me saying, “Okay, Marc, … Continue reading

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BLOGFESTING TODAY…A CHERISHABLE EVENT


It’s the final day of a three-day BlogFest the purpose of which is to build a spirit of camaraderie among a gazillion bloggers from around the world who will be participating in an explosion of verbiage reaching out in a … Continue reading

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THE GREAT 777 CHALLENGE: MY TURN!


What a cool way to follow my last posting about self-publishing than to offer congrats and a bag of m&m’s to my fellow blogger/author, Mike Fuller. (http://mikefullerauthor.com/2015/07/06/side-slip-another-moment-to-ponder/). Mike has accomplished what a lot of us hope to do one day–and … Continue reading

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