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The Purple People Eaters

Apr 05 2011 Published by under First Person

The Sun / February, 2009

As a boy, I worshipped the Purple People Eaters: Alan Page and Carl Eller, the nasty defensive linemen for the Minnesota Vikings. One wall of my bedroom was covered in pictures of them.
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Hope at the End of a Dark Road

Apr 05 2011 Published by under First Person

Hope at the End of a Dark Road tells how my parents risked their lives for Civil Rights.
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Hero Dad: Going Solo

Apr 05 2011 Published by under First Person

An excerpt from Hero Dad: Going Solo – October 6, 2008
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Riding Bareback

Apr 05 2011 Published by under First Person

Riding Bareback traces the journey back to innocence by recollecting a childhood gallop on a hilltop in Tuscany.
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Let It Run

Apr 05 2011 Published by under First Person

Rowing News / October, 2007

Looking back, I realize how few chances there are in life to look one’s demons directly in the eye and see who flinches first.
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