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Moat

Nobody’s found a way behind your defenses They never notice the zap gun in your hand Until you’re pointing it and stunning their senses Billy Joel “Sleeping With The Television On” [post updated— see end] In the course of the … Continue reading

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Arrogance

“Statistically speaking, I’m the smartest person in the room.” A friend of mine (Erika) was talking to an acquaintance of hers when the acquaintance made that statement. This pissed her off to no end, as she saw it as pure … Continue reading

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Contact

From time to time the Girl of My Dreams finds me somewhere on the Internet and contacts me. And by “dreams”, I mean the ones I have on the bad nights. Several years ago I got some emails from somebody … Continue reading

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The Abyss Stares Back

By way of introduction, I will quote something that I wrote a while back, in response to a discussion of suicide. I have stared into that abyss. Nearly ten years ago I rode that edge a bit too closely, and … Continue reading

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