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Childhood Tales of Near Death and Injury, Volume 4

It’s summer here in Houston, so it’s hot and humid as balls.  What better time to tell you a story of one of my few childhood experiences with winter-weather?   That One Time When It Snowed I grew up in … Continue reading

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Childhood Tales of Near Death and Injury, Volume 3

Most of my anecdotal memories from childhood, while funny, include some form of serious injury or (what my small-child’s mind interpreted as) trauma.  The tale below is an example of a perceived near death experience.   The Time I Almost … Continue reading

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Childhood Tales of Near Death and Injury, Volume 2

Most of my anecdotal memories from childhood, while funny, include some form of serious injury or (what my small-child’s perspective interpreted as) trauma.  The tale below is an example of perceived emotional trauma caused by separation anxiety.   The Time … Continue reading

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Childhood Tales of Near Death and Injury, Volume 1

So, there is literally nothing to do at work today.  I already ran all my daily reports, and while we were bombarded by crazy, overzealous complainers yesterday (it was only the second day of class, for Christ’s sake), so far … Continue reading

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