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My Voices Article for March

Middleclassmenship: the Less-intelligent-than-average-American Guide to Appearing to still be Middle Class My wife’s cousins, improbably named the Astors, could easily be the poster family for the new economy. Cousin Matthew was 30 last week and is still waiting tables. He … Continue reading

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Stevieslaw: Thoughts? My Lit Club talk from January

“Who Knows Where the Time Goes?” Psychologists carefully define “significant life events” as events that are significant and happen during a life. Strictly in terms of that powerful definition, I had two significant life events on a single day in … Continue reading

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Stevieslaw: My Lanyard

My mom passed away on Tuesday at the age of 96. I lost my dad about a dozen years ago. I had the great good fortune to be born to and loved by two gentle, kind and humorous people. My … Continue reading

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StevieslawCulturalUpdate: Times Twitter

StevieslawCulturalUpdate: Times Twitter In last Sunday’s NY Times, Week in Review section, Randy Kennedy wrote of Tweet Lit.  He spoke of “Twitterature,” a  book of 80 works of Western literature boiled down into Twitter messages, Science Fiction and Mystery work … Continue reading

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