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Jay Gatsby and Notorious B.I.G.: A Match Made in Baseball Heaven

Jay Gatsby and Notorious B.I.G.: A Match Made in Baseball Heaven

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Ah, baseball season has arrived! And with it, the joy of the walk-up song. For the ...

Cheerful Words of Wisdom from Falstaff

Cheerful Words of Wisdom from Falstaff

During these cold dark days of winter, with ice and sleet in the forecast and Spring ...

Awesome Role Models for Rachel Gold–and All Women

Awesome Role Models for Rachel Gold–and All Women

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As I would imagine is true for most authors, by the time we write that very ...

A Truly Challenging Question for Me (and You)

A Truly Challenging Question for Me (and You)

I received an email from the folks at Goodreads asking for me to answer the following ...

In Praise of the Lowly Weed

In Praise of the Lowly Weed

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If, like me, you have a lawn out your front door, then taking a Word Association Test ...

Top 10 Baseball Walk-Up Songs in Literature

Top 10 Baseball Walk-Up Songs in Literature

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For the true baseball fans among us, name a favorite player and you can name his ...

Untold Tales of Wild and Crazy Love

Untold Tales of Wild and Crazy Love

Love stories have generated mountains of literary analysis over the years. From Tristan & Isolde to ...

Don’t Pun Me, Bro

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The St. Louis Post-Dispatch recently published a piece on Fred Firestone, a friend and St. Louis businessman who travels to ...

Sex, Metafiction, and Ecclesiastes

Sex, Metafiction, and Ecclesiastes

Yes, I know. A curious title. Bear with me. First, the sex. Many years ago, I read ...