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Forum: Writers' Cafe 09-01-2006, 08:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,401
Posted By nevergrowup
Congratulations! The main point is that she's...

Congratulations!
The main point is that she's healthy, yes? And so the cycle starts anew. Among other wonderful things, I bet she'll become a great writer! :) :)
Cheers,
nevergrowup.
Forum: Writers' Cafe 08-31-2006, 01:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,933
Posted By nevergrowup
Studies that are designed to equate height and...

Studies that are designed to equate height and intelligence border on social Darwinism (the genetic study of biological races and the social implications). However, those who truly know the...
Forum: Writers' Cafe 08-29-2006, 10:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,933
Posted By nevergrowup
All of your points are well-taken. There is a...

All of your points are well-taken. There is a generic sociological concept that is used to encapsulate all of the positive stereotypes associated with greater height, and so on. The concept is...
Forum: Writers' Cafe 08-28-2006, 10:36 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,933
Posted By nevergrowup
Doubtless, you would have then been an ideal...

Doubtless, you would have then been an ideal candidate to write creatively in the horror genre! :31:
Forum: Writers' Cafe 08-28-2006, 05:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,933
Posted By nevergrowup
At that altitude you would have become a literal...

At that altitude you would have become a literal airhead. Besides, you'd never have gotten your legs under a writing desk properly. See how lucky you are?:D
Ciao,
Gene.
Forum: Writers' Cafe 08-27-2006, 05:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,933
Posted By nevergrowup
NewSweetPants, Notwithstanding the presumed...

NewSweetPants,
Notwithstanding the presumed tongue-in-cheek context of the initial post, such information makes no sense to you because you are obviously intelligent. Let us hypothesize, in turn,...
Forum: Writers' Cafe 08-27-2006, 02:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,933
Posted By nevergrowup
Of course, one could tally the average IQ of the...

Of course, one could tally the average IQ of the members of a professional basketball team or most or all of the professional basketball teams in the U.S. (assuming that the majority if not all of...
Forum: Writers' Cafe 08-27-2006, 05:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,933
Posted By nevergrowup
Some of the highest IQs recorded are among East...

Some of the highest IQs recorded are among East Asians, especially the Chinese. The same can be said of the Jews. The average Chinese and average Jew is not above-average in height. The highest...
Forum: Writers' Cafe 08-27-2006, 05:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,391
Posted By nevergrowup
A brand new movie is out on the actor's death. ...

A brand new movie is out on the actor's death. Some of the theories concerning George Reeves' death may be explored.
Forum: Writers' Cafe 08-25-2006, 03:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,391
Posted By nevergrowup
Well, you know, if one used that kind of logic,...

Well, you know, if one used that kind of logic, one could make a terrifying case for the "driving curse". How many people meet no good ends as a function of driving motor cars and other vehicles? ...
Forum: Writers' Cafe 08-25-2006, 02:53 AM
Replies: 1,705
Views: 29,042
Posted By nevergrowup
Muffins!

Muffins!
Forum: Writers' Cafe 08-24-2006, 07:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,290
Posted By nevergrowup
maylet, I know I'm late in wishing you a Happy...

maylet,
I know I'm late in wishing you a Happy Birthday. But let me wish you a great HAPPY BIRTHDAY right now!!! Okay?
God bless and cheers,
Gene (aka nevergrowup).
Forum: Previous Contests 08-08-2006, 03:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,818
Posted By nevergrowup
correction

MOTHER DIED TODAY

By

nevergrowup

“Mother died today,” he said, looking down at me as I looked up at him, his black eyes angry as usual.

I understood that it was my mother who died, not...
Forum: Fiction 07-23-2006, 02:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,673
Posted By nevergrowup
Hi, pugh7755! I'm not going to comment on the...

Hi, pugh7755! I'm not going to comment on the content of your piece because I think it is more important for you to proofread your work in order to avoid incomplete sentences and various kinds of...
Forum: Fiction 07-22-2006, 10:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,436
Posted By nevergrowup
Hi yourself, Lucyj. Thanks for the tips. I'm...

Hi yourself, Lucyj.
Thanks for the tips. I'm having the Dickens of a time typing because yesterday I jammed my little left finger kick boxing. And although I went to hospital to get it "fixed", it...
Forum: Fiction 07-22-2006, 09:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,436
Posted By nevergrowup
Destination Unknown, Chapter II, part 2, of the "Laundryman's Diary"

The often times immature “pair of human oddities”, as Po warmly referred to Li Shao-min and Chu Jiu-ji, played their roles very well and to the foursome’s advantage whenever possible, engaging in...
Forum: Fiction 07-11-2006, 06:17 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,186
Posted By nevergrowup
Destination Unknown (Chapter II)(First 9 pages)

CHAPTER 2



Destination Unknown



After Ng Po closed his hand laundry in 1949, no one knew where he had gone or what had happened to him--not that anyone really cared at the time. ...
Forum: Writers' Cafe 06-12-2006, 06:32 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,990
Posted By nevergrowup
Hi, I used to play drums (traps), mostly jazz. ...

Hi,
I used to play drums (traps), mostly jazz. Now I play classical guitar almost very well.:D
Cheers,
Gene.
Forum: Writers' Cafe 06-12-2006, 06:27 AM
Replies: 9,245
Views: 290,700
Posted By nevergrowup
Hi, Everybody: When I write, I generally listen...

Hi, Everybody:
When I write, I generally listen to instrumental music, usually light classical in nature, something that I can hear or ignore as my written intensity levels fall or rise.
Cheers,...
Forum: Suggestions/Feedback/Questions 03-18-2006, 05:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 462
Posted By nevergrowup
Site Color and pass

Hi,
With all of the wonderful colors now available on the forum, how can I get the color of my choice to remain even after I sign off? Everytime I log in, the color is the original. So, too, why...
Forum: Writers' Cafe 03-18-2006, 05:23 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 7,696
Posted By nevergrowup
Daniel, I used to live in L.A. I had an...

Daniel,
I used to live in L.A. I had an apartment on LaBrea Ave. I could see the "HOLLYWOOD" sign from my bathroom window. I had a car, but often I took the bus to UCLA, the American Film...
Forum: Tips & Advice 03-08-2006, 06:22 AM
Replies: 38
Please Read: Word Counting
Views: 25,937
Posted By nevergrowup
Daniel, I'm really late getting to read the...

Daniel,
I'm really late getting to read the word count post. It's very helpful. Thanks for including it.
Cheers,
Gene.
Forum: Introductions 03-08-2006, 06:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,214
Posted By nevergrowup
Mucho gusto, jsucher! Do it! Cheers, Gene.

Mucho gusto, jsucher!
Do it!
Cheers,
Gene.
Forum: Writers' Cafe 03-06-2006, 09:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,077
Posted By nevergrowup
Hi, I'm nuts n' bolts. I live in the deep...

Hi,
I'm nuts n' bolts. I live in the deep south. When it gets to be 98-101 degrees with humidity up in the 90s, I put on my sleeveless shirt, shorts, and hat, letting the veins stick on my arms as...
Forum: Tips & Advice 03-06-2006, 06:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,105
Posted By nevergrowup
Hi, I think when one addresses another...

Hi,
I think when one addresses another directly, a comma is used. For example: "Joe, what time is it?" or "Do you want another meaty bone, Fido?" Or in my case: "Hey, stupid, what are you lookin'...
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