Monthly Archives: April 2013

Give Tiger Woods A Break On This One

There is such a grotesque wealth of misinformation being circulated about the fiasco that brought about a 2-stroke penalty for Tiger Woods at last week’s Masters golf tournament, that I felt I had to try and set things straight—or, as … Continue reading

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A Creative Writing Lesson in the Obituaries

Take any writing class and you’ll learn that the first step to a great story, whether it’s a novel, a short story, a news item or even a poem, is to open with a sentence that makes it impossible for … Continue reading

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A Real-Life Treasure Hunt

There are stories that catch my eye as I digest my newspaper each morning, but few capture my imagination as well.  This week, I came across an item that virtually put my imagination in “fantasy prison.”  It’s the story of Forrest Fenn, an … Continue reading

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