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Pulitzers, Trees, Winter, and Books

Although my book has been selling well, it apparently does not hold a candle to Gilbert King’s Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, The Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America. King’s book won the 2013 nonfiction Pulitzer … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Hip Boots

One Saturday morning in mid-February, Hugh was working in town, so I had plenty of time to wander with my camera. The lake was calm so I decided it would be a great day to go for a stroll in … Continue reading

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A Tale of Hunting a Christmas Tree

A couple of weeks ago while talking with Dad on the phone, he told me that they had gotten their Christmas tree a couple of days earlier. “It wasn’t as easy as you are able to do,” he said. “You … Continue reading

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It’s been an exciting day, kind of. Will you buy my book?

It’s been an exciting day, kind of. Will you buy my book? On my mile hike to work I got to see a sandhill crane and two white-tailed deer. During spring, this is an everyday occurrence. Even though yesterday was … Continue reading

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#35 A (Cold) Sunday Stroll

Sunday, January 9, 2011 He loves the hip boots (aka hip waders) that I got him for Christmas from Cabelas. The end of October I started asking Hugh what he wanted for Christmas. Initially his response was that he did … Continue reading

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