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The First Word(s)

I follow several writing and author discussion forums. I’m mostly a stalker, watching what others ask and then following as the next fifty posts goRead More

Steinbeck on Writing

I found this article written by John Steinbeck in 1963: Dear Writer: Although it must be a thousand years ago that I sat in aRead More

Sitting on Cannery Row

In 1998 I lived in Northern California, right in the belly of Silicon Valley. I worked at a typical start up, based in an oldRead More