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Leave out the parts that readers tend to skip
Perfect advice from Elmore Leonard.
Twiplets?
So Jen wants to know...  if you have triplets, and one of them dies, are the survivors called twins?
Eulogy for Donald Lewes Hings
Don Hings was my grandfather. He passed away in February 2004. This is the eulogy I delivered at his memorial service on March 4 of that year.
The Point of Honour
Let me die so- Under some rosy-golden sunset, saying A good thing, for a good cause! By the sword, The point of honour---by the hand of one Worthy to be my foeman, let me fall- Steel in my heart, and laughter on my lips! --Edmond Rostand, Cyrano de Bergerac, Act IV (1898)
Mordor is Transylvania, apparently.
While I'm posting cool, creative things that other people have done, I might as well include this thought-provoking image of Middle Earth, projected onto Europe with a lowered sea level: Now, I've been to Transylvania, and it was pretty nice (see below)...
A new look for Mobu
In lieu of being truly creative and writing something, I decided to update the look of Mobu.  It's a work in progress, so there may be some glitches for now.  I'm trying to keep it clean, so at least 50% of the design effort is in simple stuff like font selection and use of white space.  Read more here.
Motorcycling in Romania
1996, travel & motorcycling, 900 words
Short Fiction
data file, posted on Jan 14, 2005
Writing of Mobu
fiction, essays, and screenwriting

Manifest

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