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A morning ramble about neighbors, cool spring water and a cold cup of coffee. Continue reading

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Sorry, I’ve been too busy with the Kindle

Well, I did get a Kindle for Father’s Day. And yes, I do think it’s an elegant device. And no, I don’t think it will make the book go the way of the coal stove. I have been spending more … Continue reading

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Sunday in the Garage

25 Things I Like About My Garage It’s my space, and no one bothers me about it The wedding poster that Yee Haw Industries made for our wedding in Athens, GA Red toolboxes A Consular license plate I found in … Continue reading

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Twitter Killed the Blogger Star

Okay, that was a bad reference to a bad 80′s song. I’ve been a little behind in my blogging these days as I’ve been over-reliant on Twitter. Especially easy to use is the Twitterberry application that I have on my … Continue reading

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Where I Am

Where I am, at the end of the daywith energy saving bulbs and an old Mac forgotten.Something familiar in a red toolbox,oily and aged, something of my grandfatherin saving of old tape, glues drying in bottles likereminders of past visits, … Continue reading

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Metro Bus Chronicles #3

Too much sugar in my coffee this morning. Starting out too much on the sweet side. It’s hot already, the city has started to bake. A couple of guys get on the bus outside the India Sweet and Spice (how … Continue reading

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Go! Go! Raleigh

My friend Dana is again publishing an amazing blog at gogoraleigh.com. He was out of the scene for a while, but is back this year with what I think should be recognized as one of the best, most comprehensive civic … Continue reading

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Y2K, Me and The American Dialect Society

The Y2KThis came up in a recent Google Alerts I have set to see when something with my name is published (okay, I know it sounds vain, but it’s really so I can figure out where people might be back-linking … Continue reading

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Canvas | Eco Detour: Set the Record

canvas | Eco Detour: Set the Record is the latest feature travel article by my friend and true inspiration, Bruce Northam. This article has Bruce exploring the labyrinthine maze of favelas in Rio de Janiero, where many of the city’s … Continue reading

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David Sedaris, No Photography Allowed.

Caro surprised me with a trip down to Irvine to see David Sedaris read. Front and center! Photography wasn’t allowed, so I got this dumb shot of the podium before he came out. He was introduced by a local teen … Continue reading

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