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Seasons Greetings

1993 Xmas Card

As far back as I can remember my family created and sent our own original Christmas Cards.  Yes, my heritage is Jewish, but we never practiced, and like many German Jews in Cincinnati we celebrated Christmas. I have continued the tradition of making my own Christmas cards since I moved out of my parents’ house …

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Open a Vein

“There’s nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and open a vein.” (said to be from Ernest Hemingway, but the quote has been attributed to others and the source probably predates Hemingway.) Regardless of who said it, the sentiment is real. Writing isn’t hard, but writing well is very hard. …

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