Tag Archives: End of Newspapers

Hold the Presses

The move to Southern California, back in 1981, was odd – especially for a bookish English teacher. This was not a place for words, even if Ray Bradbury had been living down in Long Beach since he was a young … Continue reading

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No Going Back Now

Times change – and everyone seems to think the days of print are over. Newspapers are dying fast – shrinking in size, with less there to actually read than ever before, because they’ve shed reporters and whole bureaus, as there … Continue reading

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Come Sunday

It’s okay being an old man. You remember things without the boring parts, like Sundays long ago, and the routine. Pittsburgh, 1959, and one of those gray winter Sunday mornings (they were all gray) – and driving home from church … Continue reading

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