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David R. Lewis

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I am yet another embattled crusader in the writing wars. I live in the wilds of the Missouri outback with two cattledogs, a belligerent cat named Grizz, and my bride of 42 years, the coveted Laura. In my rather extended life I have been a musician, a metropolitan cop, a ranch hand and cowboy, and (shudder) a writer of radio and television commercial copy. Now before you run for the Pepto, let me say that there are some benefits to be had from such mundane labor. After a writer has ground through twenty to thirty thousand pieces of commercial copy, one of two things will happen. He will spend the last years of his life in Sunnydale Acres grinding his teeth and staring blankly at the sun, or he will have learned to write for Theatre of the Mi ...more

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By the way...Have you read MY books? I think you'll love each and every one of them.
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“I wanna make it real slow until I die, beloved.Then I want to taper off.
....Brother Dave Gardner”
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“We got a memory so we can carry the past with us some, but we got a mind so we can leave it behind for a spell an' git on down the trail.

Marion Daniels, U.S. Marshal”
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“I wanna make it real slow until I die, beloved.Then I want to taper off.
....Brother Dave Gardner”
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“We got a memory so we can carry the past with us some, but we got a mind so we can leave it behind for a spell an' git on down the trail.

Marion Daniels, U.S. Marshal”
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Bridget Bowers Welcome to Goodreads, David!

Thanks for the friend request.


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