Found July 30, 2013 on Friarhood:
Okay, this may wind up being a bit of a rant. Hang with me. There will be a point. I haven’t written a piece for Friarhood in a long time. In fact, I just recently got a text from Steve. It simply said: “Writer’s block?” I didn’t even respond to that. So, the question I asked myself is why? Why haven’t I written anything in so long? Why didn’t I text Steve back? Sure, there was a family vacation, there was a writer’s workshop, there was work to be done with the back yard. The thing is, though, I’ve always had these time constraints going before, yet I’ve always found the time to write. Not so, now. Why? In the midst of trying to answer this question, I found another: when was the last time I checked a Padres box score? Yikes. The answer to that one caught me off guard. It had been months. Now, mind you, I’m a guy who is pretty religious with my Padres. Checking scores, listening to the radio broadcasts, making time to see them on TV. Since I’m not a San Diegan, I have to use all the re
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