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As far back as I can remember, I’ve been off-center. Whether it was terrible thoughts I used to have as a boy that eventually got me a week in theRead More
Yesterday marked the 16th anniversary of the day my girlfriend and I drove up to Vermont for a long weekend. I was carrying a ring in my front jeans pocket.Read More
Back at the end of 2008, I was completely infatuated with Twitter. I engaged everyone in dialogue. I would jump into conversations between people I didn’t know, and debate issuesRead More
Beck once sang, “Time is a piece of wax.” I have no idea what that means. But I do know that time is a bitch. One day turns into theRead More
Sometime around the end of August, long after you’ve succumbed to summer’s sultry song, the machine sputters, chokes and belches to life. It starts slowly at first, with a soccerRead More
It seems that everyone in the business of advertising is talking about this amazing new discovery called collaboration. Captains of our industry have spun off new collaborative shops and areRead More
The past few days I’ve woken up with the opening riff of Led Zeppelin’s Kashmir in my head. Which is weird, since I’m not a Zeppelin fan. Everyone else wasRead More
A man and woman have sex, and we are brought into the world on a spark of electricity, slapped on the ass and told that we are unique. And weRead More
Brilliant. Better than any of the weird guy who asks rhetorical questions. And way better than anything featuring the lizard. *** Jim Mitchem
I’ve been getting a lot of feedback on my writing lately. Most all of it is positive. And I’m grateful for every little bit. As a kid I loved toRead More
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