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”New Jacket a 5 second film”

I got this email notice from Vimeo, a web site where I share videos. Visit Vimeo for tons of quality video entertainment. Your video, ”New Jacket a 5 second film” has been added to Best Of 2011. See it here: … Continue reading

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Roswell New Mexico The One Who Fell To Earth Area 51 Travel Impressions

  I have always been in search of that roadside attraction that claims to have the world’s largest lint sculpture, the world’s biggest spoon, plaster casts of Big Foot’s feet, the potato chip that looks like the Virgin Mary. These … Continue reading

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Silver Gate: The Coronado Ferry-Travel Impressions

  Coronado Island is a popular tourist destination located on the Bay of San Diego. When you look at it on a map it is plain to see it is not an island at all but a peninsula that forms … Continue reading

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Coincidence: Does it Have Any Value in Fiction?

`There exists a type of phenomenon…which has puzzled man. The seemingly accidental meeting of two unrelated causal chains in a coincidental event which appears both highly improbable and highly significant.’ Arthur Koestler A coincidence can force you into a position … Continue reading

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Sympathy and Imagination: Does a Writer Need Them?

Writers can learn a lot of things. They can learn hate, pencil sharpening, grammar, spite, syntax, punctuation, southern cooking, outlining, stealing, foreshadowing and more. But not sympathy and not imagination. Sympathy and imagination are two things that can’t be taught, … Continue reading

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I Am Diving Crowd Funding

Help me make it happen for ‘I Am Diving’ on IndieGoGo (find the full campaign here) I want to thank those who have supported me so far, both those who have chosen to be named and those anonymous, for … Continue reading

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