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Episode 46: What I’ve Learned from Dungeons and Dragons So Far…

How’s it going? It’s podcast day. Let’s get to it. Today’s episode is a bit of flashback, and I attempted to do a roundup of everything I learned as a result of playing Dungeons and Dragons (both about the game … Continue reading

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Some Other Things My Great-Uncle Reminded Me Of…

How’s it going?┬áIt was super warm on Sunday (I thought it was at least mid-70s here) and only 55 yesterday, so that was something I tried to weather (ha). Let’s get to it. Something else about yesterday’s post got me … Continue reading

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One Last Time Is Never Enough, and Here’s Why

How was your weekend? I actually want to talk about something that happened last week. Let’s get to it. Early Friday morning (apparently), my aunt left me a phone message…which I didn’t get until about 2 that afternoon. She told … Continue reading

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Episode 45: Cars and Humor…

How’s it going? Today is podcast day. Let’s get to it. Today’s episode is another flashback one (this time about cars, of all things). Not to mention a bit of humor here and there, of course. Here you go: https://anchor.fm/fiction-and-copy-decoded/episodes/Episode-45-Car-Commercials–Humor–and-Better-Writing-e41cmpContinue reading

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Didn’t Know There Were Two of These…

How’s it going? I did the yardwork yesterday and realized a simple thing had somehow escaped me–for years. Let’s get to it. I discovered a second lilac bush here, by the building I put the mower and gas in. Lilacs … Continue reading

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The Downside of Taking Time Off…

How was your weekend? I ended up taking mine off, so there’s not much that went on, except me resting…kinda boring if you think about it. That’s what I want to talk a bit about though. But before all that, … Continue reading

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Surveillance, a Street Fight, and…Reading?

How’s it going? In last night’s Dungeons and Dragons session, we found out a lot and had some fun, even though there wasn’t much combat. Let’s get to it. Apparently, the evil cultists’ pins and symbols look like a compass … Continue reading

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Episode 44: Yes, I Did Actually Write This…

How’s it going? Today’s podcast day… Let’s get to it. In this one, we go back to a somewhat silly post I wrote midway through January of 2014 about feelings, curiosity, and a lot more (it even had an intriguing … Continue reading

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How My Second Nut and Bolt Mishap Can Improve Your Writing (or Business)

How was your weekend? I lost the nut and bolt again on the mowing adventure yesterday, but was able to find it myself (and because it went out of whack at the beginning of the session this time, I rigged … Continue reading

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Dungeons and Dragons Jailbreak? More Like Cage Escape and a Bumble…

How’s it going? The weekly Dungeons and Dragons session was last night. And things started out okay, and went from there to a little bleak. Let’s get to it. So my character wakes up in chains–not wrapped, apparently, as I … Continue reading

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