Down to the Letter

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Hello. Sit awhile and read, maybe grab some almond milk and Chips Ahoy, whatever feels comfortable :)

Table of Contents

Introduction & Acknowledgments

Submitted: March 27, 2018


Intro and Acknowledgments for this book (for comprehension, strongly recommended that you read this first).
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Table of Contents

Submitted: March 29, 2018


Table of Contents, where the breakdown will be posted in this order.
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DTTL: Vessel Hell

Submitted: March 31, 2018


My experience on the Balclutha, what I wrote about, why I wrote it, what I felt. Originally posted March 20th, 2016, written in October, 2013.
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DTTL: In Deep

Submitted: March 31, 2018


Down to the Letter edition of "In Deep" which was lyrics to a song written in 2014, and posted on Booksie on March 20th, 2016.
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DTTL: At Dawn

Submitted: April 07, 2018


Down to the Letter for "At Dawn." Not as long as some of the other posts will be, although an important first stop on the 'category,' to be sure.
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DTTL: Interpretation V1

Submitted: April 08, 2018


Down to the Letter edition of Interpretation V1, another classic from 2016 that brings back fond memories of powerful pcitrues.
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DTTL: The Walk Home V1

Submitted: April 09, 2018


I'm pleased with this chapter, although I may come back to it later, just to add something about October (more on that month in future posts). Regardless, V1 is the only version I need: in
retrospect, its just the length I needed to remember, and deconstruct as I saw fit.
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DTTL: III to the IV

Submitted: April 10, 2018


One of those weird chapters, especially because I was feeling all out of sorts when writing it. I might actually come back to this one, but hey, I'm still meeting that one-chapter-a-day criteria,
so...kudos?
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DTTL: A Stranger with Lukewarm Coffee

Submitted: April 11, 2018


An easy read, not too much depth. Sets up the next chapter though, so might as well take a read. Also, I think it would be cool if I uploaded an audiobook version to Youtube. Maybe someday? Just a
thought.
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DTTL: The Golden Touch

Submitted: April 13, 2018


Oof. S'all I gotta say.
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DTTL: Wrap This

Submitted: April 14, 2018


Bringing back the Christmas cheer...in April.
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DTTL: The Long Luscious Locks

Submitted: April 15, 2018


A proper dedication. I think the first, and not the last.
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DTTL: Like A Bloody Mess/That Billowy Pillow Feeling

Submitted: April 16, 2018


A double-header. Probably the only time I'll do this, since they are so alike, and I didn't really want to return to this topic again. Next chapter is another dedication, so keep an eye out!
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DTTL: My Son

Submitted: April 17, 2018


A dedication, to Maureen Boland. Also, the dedication of the hard work associated with the I-Search (I hope to post it in its entirety someday) of every student of every year. Finally, to the
memories of eighth grade.
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DTTL: 3rd & Elm

Submitted: April 18, 2018


Down 3rd & Elm I go, one last time. Next installment of DTTL, more English stories!
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DTTL: Black Box

Submitted: April 21, 2018


Part 1 of my double-header today. Black Box, another callback to Freshman year. There aren't too many left, but the ones that remain are...well, when we get there, everything will fit neat into our
timeline.
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DTTL: The Cloth Doll

Submitted: April 22, 2018


The Cloth Doll. It is late, it is very late. Technically, this is a Sunday double-header, but that's okay.
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DTTL: Desire

Submitted: April 22, 2018


This is longer than usual, since it was more recent, and I therefore had more to say about it. Will also be posting the final version of Desire/Caved-In at some point in the next 24 hours, so keep
a lookout for that.
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DTTL: Frautre

Submitted: April 24, 2018


A cardinal sin of playwright literature. Also, this chapter carries less meaning to me than it did when I started it. Living in bad faith once again...
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DTTL: Jane Goodall's I Am Poem

Submitted: April 25, 2018


A DTTL for a poem written on primatologist Jane Goodall. Maybe if this gets shares, she'll see it. Maybe not. Wishful thinking. Anyways, enjoy.
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DTTL: Low-Budget Man Anthology

Submitted: April 27, 2018


Let it die. Will be revisited by summer's end if series is revitalized. Unlikely, but still, a developing story nonetheless.
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DTTL: HIV, or the Henry Ivan Venison Story

Submitted: May 01, 2018


7th Grade autobiography. Hence the length. Also, the first chapter that took me more than a day to write. Also also, perhaps the most fulfilling chapter to date. At least, to me. Could change with
time.


A.A.A, I will try to find a final draft of the story, and post ASAP.
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DTTL: A Long Time Coming

Submitted: May 04, 2018


It really is, isn't it? Anyways, a nice little chapter. The last one that is probably going to be nice for me, for a while. Time to get serious...
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DTTL: Bristles of the Artist

Submitted: May 06, 2018


Says it all in the first couple sentences.


Here's to you, Karina.


P.S. Consider this song when reading, it's all I listened to when I wrote this... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FlogJqMFaYA
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DTTL: It's How I Think

Submitted: May 06, 2018


Double-post, maybe? These two posts are about the length of an extended essay combined, so, cheers to that.
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DTTL: When I Left

Submitted: May 07, 2018


A chapter dedicated to a good friend of mine, who I know has found her way. All of those problems of the past are just that... past.
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DTTL: Accepted, Not Avoided

Submitted: May 08, 2018


Maybe I’ll come back here. Maybe not. If I feel like I’m missing something, then yes.
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DTTL: What A Difference

Submitted: May 10, 2018


So, this is a definite return. Expect Version 2 sometime within the next three weeks.
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DTTL: Sometimes I Do Too

Submitted: May 12, 2018


Double-post day. This one is a little bit of a 'black sheep' for me, since I can't even remember the reason I wrote it. Considerably short for such a climactic part of the series. Hence,
double-post.
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DTTL: Simmer Your Spirit

Submitted: May 12, 2018


Y O U // M E A N T // E V E R Y T H I N G.
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DTTL: Her

Submitted: May 15, 2018


Who? Who are you?
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DTTL: In My Pockets Today

Submitted: May 17, 2018


Imperfect. I was going to go stanza-by-stanza, but that's not needed.


"I hope you are well."
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DTTL: No, Thank You

Submitted: May 17, 2018


Short and sweet. Sweet n' Low.
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DTTL: The Answer is Yes

Submitted: May 18, 2018


No, I did not have anything else to say.
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DTTL: Intertwine

Submitted: May 19, 2018


TF2 got me pretty mellowed, so I picked up writing like two hours after I started. Might V2 this one.
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DTTL: Arnhem

Submitted: May 21, 2018


Thing of beauty, it is. I am becoming sentimental of something I have never seen, been, or belonged to. And that is how I know that I feel.
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DTTL: Pushes and Pulls

Submitted: May 22, 2018


White tablecloth with green polka dots. Two clipboards And an old yellow chair.
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DTTL: Those Dreamers

Submitted: May 22, 2018


Turmoil with necessity.
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DTTL: Saints

Submitted: May 23, 2018


Not what I thought. What I knew.
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DTTL: Smiling

Submitted: May 26, 2018


One bite, you know the rules. One glance, s'all you need.
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DTTL: Smooth Stones

Submitted: May 29, 2018


Be smooth like a stone.
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DTTL: Assorted Shorts & Incomplete Works

Submitted: May 30, 2018


Formatting might be rough, since i copied and pasted several older posts. This chapter is a bit of a Frankenstein really, resurrecting old works just to put most of them down again. Choices,
choices.
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Wrap-up and Closing Comments Part 1

Submitted: May 31, 2018


Who knew I'd stoop so low, to go so far? Yes, we're going in parts now, because every good ending has multiple segments.
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Wrap-up and Closing Comments Part 2

Submitted: June 05, 2018


It's on the way. All the way.
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Wrap-up and Closing Comments Part 3

Submitted: June 05, 2018


Gone full circle, now...back again. As always, cheers.
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