Author Archives: Michael Diamond

Snow Days

As the white glitter fell from the sky late this week, I like many of my fellow suburbanites wondered aloud, “Seriously?” The snow this half of the season has come on strong. Weather patterns or Mother Nature having decided the winter is not yet finished with those of us within reach of its grasp. During

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Homestretch

I’m just about there. That line every writer dreams of typing. The End. Fin. When all the work is done (insert laughs with occasional sobbing) and you can sit back and let the piece breathe. It’s like when a base runner in baseball rounds third. The third base coaches’ arm is windmilling like crazy and

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Power

After returning from my travels to the south I sat down in the quiet moments and reflected on what I’d heard. As a “northerner” anything further than the Mason-Dixon line is a bit odd. Life moves at a different pace. The people seem strange, as I am a stranger in their lands. It is America,

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