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The Blog Turns 100 Today

We owe our longevity to pork rinds and caramel.

Fantastic Books and Where to Find Them

Anyone who keeps up with this blog knows my feelings about the way bookstores are being run. Time has not changed my opinion on the matter. However, it occurs to me that there are so many more ways to obtain…
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Ode to Mr. Devil’s Advocate

As a writer, it is often easy to overlook the fundamental principles of… Mr. Devil’s Advocate: “Ugh.” The fundamental principles of… Mr. DA: “Uuuugh.” Because a writer is basically a… Mr. DA: “UUUuuugh.” Something eating you, Mr. Devil’s Advocate? Mr. DA:…
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Running Late, Again

The next entry in Hooked on a Feeling is still in the works. It’s going to be such a good post that I cannot finish it in one night. Sorry to disappoint. But worry not, for the post will land tomorrow…
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The Writer is King

The first law of writing.

Monetizing a Blog

Becoming a writer means putting up with a lot of things. Most of those things are necessary if you want to keep being a writer. Your revenue stream is your life blood, so you’ll have to… *SLAM* Mr. Devil’s Advocate: “Sorry I’m…
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You have my Apologies

The blog is back up. Some readers might not even have realized it was down. It was, for about two days. 🙁 The reasons for this are complicated. After my last post, I tried to respond to a comment left…
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Looking Forward

Some people can put down a long, well-written blog post once a week without fail. Some people consistently find a subject relevant to today’s issues and provide glorious new insight. When I think about trying to become one of these…
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