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Preface to Gaiman, in the style of Samuel Johnson

**Our assignment was either to write a dull essay, or to emulate the style of Samuel Johnson in his dense yet ardent praise of William Shakespeare. Alone among my classmates, I chose the latter.** That admiration in gratuitous excess is … Continue reading

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It’s Time.

I’m coming out. For those of you who know me, this may or may not come as a shock. I’ve talked it over with my husband, again and again, for the past few weeks. He supports me completely and he … Continue reading

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