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Visit Mt. Charleston

October 8, 2012

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Las Vegas.  The allure of easy money and world-class entertainment draws over 35 million visitors annually to this desert metropolis.  It’s common knowledge that while most travelers flock to Sin City in search of riches, few ever find them.  That’s because they don’t know where to look. Hidden about an hour northwest past the strip […]

Forgotten

October 8, 2012

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Every man has a story within the book of life.  Every man wants to leave a legacy.  What follows is mine. As a child, I remember having this magical dream where I was the strongest, smartest boy in the world.  I moved mountains and flew across oceans.  I would fight strange monsters and save people.  […]

Catoptrophobe

October 8, 2012

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Catoptrophobe   I look at him and spit.  “Useless.”  A beaten sign of things passed. Nothing on his face speaks of greatness. There’s no indication he was a titan of his day. To me, he’s just some ugly old man. But for some reason, I can’t stop staring.   The stranger stares back.  Unblinking.  Thinks […]

Disabled

October 8, 2012

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Preface:  This is a paper I ghost wrote for a friend who was having difficulty with the subject matter.  Obviously, I don’t wear heels or carry anything resembling a purse. When I was informed of our task to spend some time in a wheelchair, I thought it would be simple.  I thought it was one […]