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Entries from December 13th, 2011

Vampires in Washington? Don’t be surprised, they’ve been there forever

December 13th, 2011 · Comments Off on Vampires in Washington? Don’t be surprised, they’ve been there forever · Blog, Writing

Since I started writing book reviews for Baseball America three years ago I’ve seen all kinds of pitches. We get e-mails from Big Six promo folks and personal pleas from authors who have struck out on their own. In early 2010 I received an e-mail from a small publisher called Chin Music Press about a […]

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Santa Claus is coming back to town

December 1st, 2011 · Comments Off on Santa Claus is coming back to town · Blog

I don’t recall the exact moment I stopped believing in Santa Claus. By third grade I was well enough convinced to join several others in mocking a classmate who claimed to have seen Santa’s sleigh passing through the winter sky. He’d have had an easier time selling a UFO sighting. Kids are a particularly unforgiving […]

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