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More on Revising

Editing and proofreading fiddles with copy, revising recasts. One of our writers submitted a page with this paragraph. He is a fine writer but under deadline for this piece. I have more time as I am generally not doing original … Continue reading

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Legitimizing Censorship

Censorship today is run by a goon squad of various political activists. They are killing the free speech movement that people like them started fifty years ago. While they should rightfully choke on the bile of their own hypocrisy, these … Continue reading

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Back to China Ranch and On to Shoshone, California

The drive down China Ranch Road into and through the China Ranch Wash is dramatic. Limited turn-around for any RV pulling a car or trailer. Small RVs can probably find parking at the main parking lot. No cell coverage! You … Continue reading

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Back to North Nopah and The Mary Ann Mine

View this post on Instagram Most BLM and USFS WA’s are open for casual, non commercial collecting unless that area’s resource management plan prohibits it. #collecting#exploring#blm#usfs#geology#geologyrocks #rocks #quartz #rockhounding#minerals A post shared by Tom Farley (@tgfarley) on Jul 3, 2020 … Continue reading

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A Spider’s Web

Do you know how a spider’s web works? A spider reacts to whatever lands on the web, a connected set of trip wires acting on whatever disturbs it. Is life like that? Are we the spiders on the web, reacting … Continue reading

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What’s Behind The Universe?

“I don’t see any method at all.” From the script of the film Apocalypse Now, screenplay by John Milius and Francis Ford Coppola http://www.dailyscript.com/scripts/apocalypsenowredux.html In Nah Trang GENERAL Walter Kurtz was one of the most outstanding officers this country’s ever … Continue reading

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Remember

Remember Christina Georgina Rossetti (1830 – 1894) Remember me when I am gone away, Gone far away into the silent land; When you can no more hold me by the hand, Nor I half turn to go yet turning stay. … Continue reading

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In The North Nopah

View this post on Instagram Going to take a hike to get to the old Mary Ann Mine. No problem. #rockhounding#geology#minerals#fluorescentminerals #zinc #inyocounty A post shared by Tom Farley (@tgfarley) on Jun 29, 2020 at 10:23am PDT       … Continue reading

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Favorite Quotes From Heart of Darkness

Joseph Conrad grew up speaking Polish. He did not achieve fluency in spoken English until his twenties. I understand a continuing irritation were people gifting him with Polish/English dictionaries. I’ve emphasized some phrases or sentences within these long excerpts. Conrad … Continue reading

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Keep Faith

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