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Those Mystic Chords of Memory

Abraham Lincoln’s first inaugural address is my favorite speech, especially its final paragraph. It’s always explained my built-in patriotism so easily ignited. As Americans we’re connected, hands held by our ancestors despite not necessarily knowing their names. I remember the … Continue reading

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A Record Has Only Two Sides

I’m told as a writer I have two speeds: RIDICULOUS AND POIGNANT  . Don’t know how I feel about that especially when this person said, there certainly should be something in-between, like on one’s car. “If you only had two … Continue reading

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