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Hi. Thanks for being patient with my silence the last couple of weeks. I stopped typing to let my hands and shoulders heal. Oh, and I went skiing. That was nice.

So I am back and in the writing groove. I hope to have some provocative things up here over the next couple of weeks. I want to test run some idea with y'all.

Another thing I have been doing of late is meeting with potential publishers. There seems to be a lot of healthy interest in this book project. I hope to have news of a contract very soon. Please wish me luck.

I hope everyone had great holidays.

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Ted Striphas on January 4, 2008 3:46 PM:

Luck!

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