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Asthmatic

Dear Whoever-Reads-These-Kinds-of-Things, I’ve been silent for too long.  Not at all silent with my voice, but silent with my heart.  And that, dear readers, is the worst kind of silence.  As I’m writing, it begins to speak again.  Or at least it’s trying.  It lets out a few pitiful wheezes and coughs, sputters, then tries again.  I’m pretty sure … Continue reading

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Connect Dots->Fail->Why Are We Here?

Fact: I’m absurd.  I think in ways that are confusing at best.  Yet, writing often relies on some unusual types of thinking, on the writer making connections that other people do not necessarily make.   Like that connection over there– ohwow!  See, you missed it.  (Snap.)   Sometimes these connect-the-dots are really far-flung, like this one I’m chasing … Continue reading