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Scott Williams’ Hardcore History – The Extremely Unauthorized History of the ECW

Back in graduate school, I was friends with a guy named Roy who had grown up in a working-class family in Kansas City. Roy was the first in his family to go to college. After graduation, he decided to learn … Continue reading

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Finishing Sterling Hayden’s Wanderer (pp. 360-434)

Better late than never? I hope so – I gotta be a more-diligent blogger. About a week ago, I finished Sterling Hayden’s Wanderer out at Orange Beach, Alabama. That Friday (12 April), my leggy wife (the Mojowoman) and I had driven west … Continue reading

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7- 8 April 2019 – Pages 283 – 360 in Sterling Hayden’s Wanderer

7- 8 April 2019 – Pages 283 – 360 in Sterling Hayden’s Wanderer Sunday we came back from the beach, so I managed only a couple of chapters in Wanderer. But Monday night, I had some time and enjoyed my … Continue reading

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Saturday, 6 April 2019 – Pages 220 – 283 in Sterling Hayden’s Wanderer

Saturday, 6 April 2019 – Pages 220 – 283 in Sterling Hayden’s Wanderer Early Saturday evening, my alma mater (Auburn University) flamed out in basketball’s Final Four. Saturday night, I nursed my hurts with a couple of Ying Yang (Yuengling) … Continue reading

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Friday, 5 April 2019 – Pages 146-220 in Sterling Hayden’s Wanderer

Friday, 5 April 2019 – Pages 146-220 in Sterling Hayden’s Wanderer So, I continued with Sterling Hayden’s Wanderer Friday and managed a few more pages than I had on the preceding days. At the beginning of Friday’s readings, Hayden and … Continue reading

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Thursday, 4 April 2019 – Pages 96-146 in Sterling Hayden’s Wanderer

Thursday, 4 April 2019 – Pages 96-146 in Sterling Hayden’s Wanderer Thursday night I was in a better frame of mind for reading. After my disappointing session Wednesday night, I had thought of not reading any more of Sterling Hayden’s … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 3 April 2019 – pages 73-96 of Sterling Hayden’s Wanderer

Wednesday, 3 April 2019 – pages 73-96 of Sterling Hayden’s Wanderer Wednesday I have very little left after work. I tried to read more of Wanderer, but I got nowhere. The section that I read abandoned Hayden’s 1959 sea voyage, … Continue reading

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