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Since December 28, 2009
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I've been in publishing sales for over 30 years, but in all that time have never attempted to write... until now. More than anything, what stopped me was my abject terror at the thought of constructing that first sentence! I suppose I assumed writing couldn't happen until the muse struck. A friend, who is a published author, and who teaches journalism, pointed out that writing is work. You have to simply do it. Every day. I guess I'm a slow learner. So, here goes.......
    Rated: E · Biographical · #1639544
    Set in my native South Africa, a vignette about life on the farm.
    Rated: E · Death · #1634250
    Winter, and it's sadness and sense of death make me wonder why crows gather in threes.....
    Rated: E · History · #1630856
    An attempt to understand the history of the old coastal town that is my home.
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