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Gambling, Bad Decisions, a Deer, and My Poor Eclipse

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Disclaimer: Language “Four Kings,” the man said with a sneer in my direction as he immediately began to greedily scoop up the numerous poker chips in front of him. “Motherfucker…” I mumbled as I reluctantly got up from the poker table. A small Asian man scurried over to quickly take my seat before my second ass cheek was even out […]

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Mixing Races? How I knew I would marry my Color

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If you have read any of my previous work you have no doubt begun to garner some idea of who I am, or who you think I might be. You may have been able to piece together, detective that you are, that I am Asian, I was adopted and grew up with white parents, had white and black friends growing […]

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Disqus – Feedback Wanted!

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I removed the WordPress comment section and installed Disqus. The notifications weren’t working and jetpack was acting janky… so I removed it as a comment feature altogether. You should now receive notifications when people respond to you in the future. This is a “must have” feature that I must have working. Hopefully disqus works better than the plugin I was […]

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Taking a Break!

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My eyes hurt. My ass hurts… from this stool I have been sitting on for hours. I may have caused an increase in my blood pressure due to this change, but it is coming along. Finally got “some” things working! I appreciate all the help and patience from many of you. It wasn’t nearly as hard as I thought, nor […]

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Windows and Mirrors

I see a social media of hanging windows and mirrors. Brief glimpses into the lives of some, reflections of the moment from others. Represented by cookie cut square images, we are how we portray ourselves to the world. Photos spinning in the wind chased by the concerns of the daily. We present dots waiting to be connected, tiny bubbles of light that represent […]

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What have you posted recently?

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If you want to share some links, news, or your blog the board is open. I have to clean house for a party tomorrow. None of you are invited. Note: I will catch up on comments soon. Sorry! -Opinionated Man @smokendust 44   

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There should be an app for this

  

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The Grind

People ask me “when do you work?” I am always working. I got bills to pay with the daily gig and the dream to chase at night. I also have a family to take care of. You do what you do right? It is called the grind. -Opinionated Man @smokendust

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