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Jury Duty Day 1: Silence, Smokers, and Camping on Downtown Seattle

Day 1 of Jury Duty: Silence, Smokers, and Camping in Downtown Seattle I am currently enjoying (yes, really) the adventure of being called for King County Superior Court Duty. Not for the first time. About 20 years ago I was … Continue reading

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Another book becomes a paperback offering!

Thanks to Gary Stebbins, another of my “Harrison Thomas” mysteries is now available in paperback.  Identity Ride was the second of the series, and is in some ways my favorite, as this book was when I started using real people and events  … Continue reading

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Why I should be the next NFL Commissioner

  TO:              NFL Headquarters FROM:        David Preston RE:              A New Commissioner                          9/18/14 Executive Summary: Recent events have made it clear that the current NFL Commissioner needs to be replaced. He bungled several opportunities to deal with domestic violence issues and … Continue reading

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How I Got to MC a Rock Concert

How I Got To MC a Rock Concert First came the idea of posting a book I’d written as an Amazon Kindle or other reader down-load. This idea was provided by Jack Lewis, who I consider to be a “real” … Continue reading

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How to Be A Successful Writer (my version)

A frequent reader of these little forays into virtual journalism wrote for advice on making the perilous trek to becoming a successful writer. The question was jarring at first, and led to three weeks of pondering, resulting in – what … Continue reading

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Creating A “Magic” Event

Creating a “Magic” Event In the course of both of my careers I’ve created and attended a myriad of events. Most are OK, some are really good, and a rare few have risen to the level of “magic.”  What factors … Continue reading

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