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Single Again For The First Time 8: Black Hole

In my 8th podcast, I describe how I found out that there was an impostor profile on OKCupid that lifted some of my images and purported, basically, to be me.  While dealing with that profile was pretty easy, the black … Continue reading

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Part Three

As the run of my play, ‘Venus Envy’, winds down, I am facing Part 3 of 3 of my own attempts at recovering and reviving the man I have been.  Part 1 had been the film I had written entitled … Continue reading

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Parallel Life #75

  I wake up on my back and adjusted my shoulders slightly to get the feel of the bed. It isn’t a bed I am familiar with. However, I consider it best to just familiarize myself slowly with my surroundings, … Continue reading

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Miss Ogynist (a poem)

  So I heard Rebecca Watson told a scary tale A scary, scary, scary tale Of being with a man in a Dublin lift Wherein there was caused not even a rift.   For there were no signs of ugly … Continue reading

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The Continuing Adventures of Healthy Living

  I am on a dark little cycle of late.  Sadness, boredom, hopelessness creep in.  I buy a pack of cigarettes.  I have one or two.  When I feel better, I throw the pack out.  Repeat.   That rascally Chantix, … Continue reading

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Commencement Speech to 1983

Dear Vince: At this point in time, mid-May 1983, you are getting ready to graduate high school.  You have been living with your father, whose kindest nickname in the family is “Mad Jack”, for nearly three years.   And you have … Continue reading

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