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The Vietnam Experience

This past weekend, I had the chance to visit Patriot’s Point in Charleston, SC (actually, Mt. Pleasant, SC).  I guess you would say the “main attraction” of Patriot’s Point is the USS Yorktown, a large aircraft carrier that survived several battles during WWII.  It has a fascinating history, and it can take all day to …

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Cruising and writers

Maybe it’s the idealist in me that thought that a vacation on a cruise ship would be the perfect spot to write.  I’m glad I didn’t think I would get anything seriously accomplished. There are no freaking outlets ANYWHERE on a cruise ship.  We had one in our bedroom.  ONE.  Not a double one. Just …

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