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About kenngo1969

Just as others must breathe to live, I must write. I have been writing creatively almost ever since I learned to write, period! I have written fiction, book- and article-length nonfiction, award-winning poetry, news, sports, features, and op-eds. I hope, one day, to write some motivational nonfiction, a decent-selling novel, a stage play, and a screen play.

Of S.Ct. Nominees & 11th-Hour Surprises

Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Nomination to the United States Supreme Court in Light of the Late (And I Do Mean Late) Allegation Against Him: If It Appears to Be An 11th-Hour Suprise . . . By Ken K. Gourdin If it … Continue reading

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Is Trump’s Election a Symptom of National Malaise, or Its Antidote?

Do Trump Supporters See His Election as a Symptom of the National Malaise, or As Its Antidote?  Will Democrats Be Successful Consistently in Winning Federal Elections as Long as They Think His Supporters See It as The First of Those … Continue reading

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Near Centenarian’s Daily Trek Inspires

Six-Mile Daily Round-Trip on Foot Doesn’t Faze Near-Centenarian By Ken K. Gourdin 99-year-old Luther Younger of Rochester, New York, (his surname is less ironic than it is apt; keep reading) is a new hero of mine. His wife, Waverlee, has … Continue reading

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The Worth of a Valiant Struggle

The Worth of a Valiant Struggle Even If the Outcome Is Not What We’d Hoped By Ken K. Gourdin While the whole speech may be worth my attention and worth further exploration in this modest corner of Cyber space, I … Continue reading

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On the Perils of Using Restaurants and Other Public Venues as Protest Fora

Even if One CAN Protest Where and How One Wishes, That Doesn’t Necessarily Mean One SHOULD Do So By Ken K. Gourdin After the proprietor of Lexington, Virginia’s Red Hen Restaurant informed White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders that … Continue reading

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UTA v. OKC in NBA Playoffs, Russell Westbrook, and Ricky Rubio

The Oklahoma City Thunder’s Russell Westbrook Vows to “Put an End to That S***” After the Jazz’s Ricky Rubio’s Triple-Double By Ken K. Gourdin Monday night’s game four of the first round of the National Basketball Association playoffs best-of-seven series … Continue reading

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Mormon Ordinances for Deceased Ancestors, DNA, and Crime

Interested in Genealogy? Have an Undiscovered, Violent Criminal Past? [Reformed] Criminal, Beware! By Ken K. Gourdin At Mormon Dialogue and Discussion, there is a discussion of a link to a story about cops mining genealogy sites such as Ancestry.com in … Continue reading

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