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My Latest Book

Morgantown to San Francisco, now at https://www.amazon.com/dp/1731008309

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Morgantown to San Francisco

This an excerpt from a rough draft of a memoir that I am writing called Morgantown to San Francisco: If you dig people, whether they be straight or “hip,” here is a way to do it: Go to Yosemite Valley … Continue reading

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Damn Yankee Buttons

An excerpt: As part of a fair at the Seneca Rocks Recreation Area in Pendleton County, we sat up an information table with a petition. A woman stopped at our booth and told us a story of work and place; … Continue reading

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Cruising the Acropolis: short stories from Sarvice Mountain

My latest book, available at Amazon.com Here are stories of: a ten-year-old boy ambushed in Vietnam; a gay lumberjack; a breast-fed Peace Corps baby; murder in Girls beer joint; and a genius named Juicy. You will also read of: gravity … Continue reading

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FOURSCORE IS ENOUGH by Perry Mann

FOURSCORE IS ENOUGH Every birth is no less than twins: life and death. As soon as there is birth, death stalks the new life. Nature designed it that way. What nature had in mind is biological balance. It is obvious … Continue reading

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Memories and Pretty Things

Memories and Pretty Things Eye level from the second floor window A red cardinal sits in a green hemlock tree The fur of a squirrel The shell of a box turtle called “tarpon” A ring neck snake Henry Davis Long … Continue reading

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