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Did You Hear What I Heard? The Teacher Calling

As is my habit, last Thursday I headed out in the early evening for a karaoke joint not too far from my home.  As usual, I arrived as “James,” my singing alter ego, replete with a cool, sideways cap, dark … Continue reading

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Christmas Memories

When I was a little boy, I could never sleep through Christmas Eve.  I always awoke from fiery dreams at about two or three in the morning.  Once, I thought I heard hoofs on our roof and forced myself back … Continue reading

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Teaching and a Dog’s Life

I hadn’t even noticed until my neighbor pointed it out.  In the weeks after my youngest went off to college, I started taking my dog with me whenever I drove the car on errands.  It was two years ago, while … Continue reading

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