I’ve been having a lot of difficulty lately playing DVDs I’ve checked out from my local library. Some of the DVDs are too damaged for my older model Lenovo laptop to play. Other DVDs get stuck, usually in the middle of the FBI warning. And still other DVDs, often more recently released ones, aren’t recognized

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While for the most part my creativity remains dead for writing fiction, I have had a few glimpses of story ideas lately. Nothing substantial. Just flickers that could possibly be worked into very short stories. What surprises me is that they don’t have happy endings. If I had to put them into a genre, I’d

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Photo licensed from Depositphotos. Copyright: Craig RobinsonFriday morning I awoke to the soft, rumbling sound of thunder in the distance. A rare occurrence here in Northern California. Even better, it rained. Yes, we received beautiful, glorious, life-giving rain. Hard rain for a bit, then softer rain, then hard, etc. It lasted on and off for about

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The September edition of my KierDevils newsletter went out on Thursday, September 2nd. It includes a new round of Funny Typos. Enjoy! If you’re a subscriber and don’t see it in your Inbox, please check your Spam or Junk folder. For Gmail users, it might also be on your Promotions tab. If my emails are consistently ending up in

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