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Nearest I could come to it was this picture of George Washington (Carver)

http://z.about.com/d/inventors/1/0/Z/P/gwc1.jpg

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Wow, Harry, this piece really moved me, though I'm not sure why:

Breaking In

It's completely outside my experience, but still... Is this based on an actual person?

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Thanks much. bint. It's based on a photograph I took many years ago in The Daily News outdoor patio on a sunny summer afternoon at lunch time. A group of young white people are sitting together talking and a young black man is sitting alone.

Times have changed, and times have not changed.

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Hahaha -- Harry, are you saying that Armani's scents are like Havana hand-rolled cigars?

The Frankness of Georgio Armani

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Oh! I was a Bette Davis fan too (though I don't know if I'd call myself "rabid"). Too bad about her eyebrows, eh?

The Eyes of Bette Davis by Harry Buschman

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In a story reminiscent of Ernest Hemingway, here's Harry's latest flash fiction contribution on bibliophilia's main pages:

Plaza de Toros

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Here's another slice of life (lives? and one almost-not-life?) from Harry:

Bend in the River

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The story of towns and young people all across the US:

The Sawmill

Reminds me a lot of the song Don't Stop Believin' by Journey.

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Some mysteries only a cat can figure out:

The Parallel Dimension by Harry Buschman

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