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Bill: coming up on finally retiring in less than a year. Trying to find that "something to do" after I pull the plug on a job that just festers and drags the clock along like a ball and chain. ePublished 5 scifi novels and working on a sequel. Writing every day will kill that urge, so I just wait for inspiration to run the fingers over the keyboard. (My favorite reply to those who say I should do something I really like is - the best way to ruin something you like is to turn it into a job, that's why I never became a pimp).

With "American Pickers" just 20 miles down the road all the barns around here have been pretty well picked over for restorable bikes, so scratch that idea. And there's the ongoing debate between me and the wife of 42 years about selling and moving, but to where? Yeah, we want to get away from the snow and cold, but we never had the time or money to search for our "cabin in the sky".

Seems I'm living someone else's reruns (more proof I've been in the Twilight Zone all my life, but someone took down all the signs).
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Wow... I didn't know Rapid Dog had such an artistic eye.
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Bill: coming up on finally retiring in less than a year. Trying to find that "something to do" after I pull the plug on a job that just festers and drags the clock along like a ball and chain. ePublished 5 scifi novels and working on a sequel. Writing every day will kill that urge, so I just wait for inspiration to run the fingers over the keyboard. (My favorite reply to those who say I should do something I really like is - the best way to ruin something you like is to turn it into a job, that's why I never became a pimp).

With "American Pickers" just 20 miles down the road all the barns around here have been pretty well picked over for restorable bikes, so scratch that idea. And there's the ongoing debate between me and the wife of 42 years about selling and moving, but to where? Yeah, we want to get away from the snow and cold, but we never had the time or money to search for our "cabin in the sky".

Seems I'm living someone else's reruns (more proof I've been in the Twilight Zone all my life, but someone took down all the signs).
Love this Twilight Zone idea, probably true for most of us, lol...
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Wow... I didn't know Rapid Dog had such an artistic eye.
...I also have an artistic toe...

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