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Historical Non-Fiction in Northern Ontario

Archive for April 13th, 2014


The URL of the daily prompt first brought to mind earworms, those tunes that stick and for better or worse you can’t get them out of your head. The body of the prompt asks if I’ve ever been obsessed with something.* If I connect the musical aspect of earworm with obsession, I remember the guitar I wanted when I was a preteen. In those days, if I wanted a guitar, I needed […]

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Juggling Act

I wrote in an earlier post “When the universe hands you a couple of balls to juggle, you might be able to pull it off. But if a bushel-full are dumped on you, is it any wonder that you drop the entire lot?” Today, by way of balancing that weightier insight, I present for your amusement, and perhaps a trip down memory lane to the days of the Smothers Brothers,  this […]

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