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Excerpt From an Unwritten Autobiography: First Move

The picture here is of the house that I grew up in, in the sleepy Mayberry-esque hamlet of Morris, Illinois, some seventy miles southwest and some twenty years behind Chicago. Of Morris, some short remarks can be made to illustrate the … Continue reading

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“Bully”, or How To Write A Play You Don’t Want To Write

“Bully” was the next play I had to write. The problem is I didn’t want to write the damn thing. Life is a series of thousands of experiences; none are disconnected from each other. I’d go so far as to … Continue reading

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“Featherstone”: Ten Favorite Lines

“Featherstone” runs Friday-Saturday-Sunday from November 7 through November 23, 2014, exclusively at The Charnel House Theater, 3421 West Fullerton Avenue in Chicago.  Tickets are $15 and can be purchased in advance at http://www.vincenttruman.net and at the door (cash only at … Continue reading

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“Featherstone”: Who Do You Love?

A play is a hypothesis of thought surrounding a philosophy – the good, the bad, advantages, disadvantages, gains and losses – so by the time I am finished writing one, it feels as if I’ve written several. This is certainly … Continue reading

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What Divorciverssary 2.0 Means To Me

If marriage was the biggest step I ever took, getting divorced was the greatest amount of little steps I had to take. On May 24, 2012, I appeared in court by myself to dissolve my marriage.  It wasn’t what I … Continue reading

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Single Again For The First Time 20: 20 Things To Know About Divorce

The “Single Again For The First Time” podcast series was devised by me a year ago for two reasons: (1) I wanted to help, in a small way, to draw a road map for those who are approaching, experiencing or … Continue reading

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Single Again For The First Time 19: The Tear In Review

For the final podcast in the ‘Single Again’ series for the year, I just decided to switch the camera on and talk of coffee cups and Christmas cards.   For the latter, I was quite happy that I got around … Continue reading

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