Monthly Archives: November 2009

Happy Thanksgiving

Time to prep the bird and get it in the oven.  We’ll be catering for my parents again this year, even though it’s quite a drive.  Gentlemen, start your coolers . . .

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Funzies from Mikkake

It seems too many people are ignoring Mikkake, so he started another thread at SL.  The yawns in response are deafening. I have a feeling this thread will fade into obscurity, but just in case it gets good, I’ll check … Continue reading

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Daggy and Racism

I was watching this thread at SL develop.  Now that it’s reached page 2, it’s getting good.  Daggy starts a thread on racism in the genre, posed as a question he’s asking based on a conversation he had over lunch … Continue reading

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Loopy Larry Writes an Essay

Not content to hand out lousy advice on Shocklines, Lorenzo put up an entire essay on his blog advising newbie authors how to make money at book signings and sales booths. AT OUTDOOR EVENTS & FOR THE INDEPENDENT/NEWBIE AUTHOR by … Continue reading

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Hall School

ETT has another entry that features Nicky’s student bio page, ostensibly from high school.  Although Nicky never could draw very well, the picture facing the bio looks like something a fifth grader would draw.  The ones I’m used to seeing … Continue reading

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Daggy’s Latest Entries

Not to be outdone by Pacione, Daggy has a couple of new entries, here, and here. I’ve got a story in the latest issue of Hungur Magazine, No. #9.  Fall 2009.  Edited by Terrie Leigh Relf, and published by Sam’s Dot. … Continue reading

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Nicky and The Ven-U

Hat tip: PG Nicky has a dream.  No, not the scary kind involving things that go bump in the night.  Get this:  Nikita wants to own a bar/nightclub in Joliet that serves food, and will be closing. Nickolaus Pacione Lamenting … Continue reading

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Keene Slips and Dies

By Russell Nayle The report of a murder in Lewisburg came over my police scanner just before noon on November 3, 2009.  Nothing ever happens in Lewisburg.  There was a guy – a county prosecutor or something like that, who … Continue reading

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Coho

Back in June, wild Alaskan sockeye was the thing.  I got a whole side of that for $21.  It lasted for four days.  We bears like our salmon.  It makes our coats glisten, or whatever.  Mostly, it just tastes yummy. … Continue reading

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