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Jumping trains and riding the rails carries risks and scenic rewards

In another life I had time to ride freight trains around the West, through thousands of miles of scenery that only freight crews and hoboes had seen ever since passenger trains shriveled in the 1960s. I learned the art before […]

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Jumping trains and riding the rails carries risks and scenic rewards

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In another life I had time to ride freight trains around the West, through thousands of miles of scenery that only freight crews and hoboes had seen ever since passenger trains shriveled in the 1960s. I learned the art before […]

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Tales from the Holy Land

Baltimore Post-Examiner is proud to present an excerpt from Baltimore-based author  Rafael  Alvarez's latest book - Tales from the Holy Land.  This is the third collection of short fiction from

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All That Remains

The Baltimore Post-Examiner is  proud to present an excerpt from All that Remains by former Baltimore City police officer  Robert L. LeBrun.  When Jack Kotter Jr. is forced to

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Front Stoops in the Fifties

Baltimore Post-Examiner is pleased to showcase an excerpt from Michael Olesker's Front Stoops in the Fifites.  Legendary Baltimore columnist Olesker recounts the stories of some of city's most famous

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Hobo Pride: Freight-train hopping to Lynchburg

Ernest Hemingway hopping a freight train between boxcars to get to Walloon Lake in  1916. (Wikipedia Commons) After 17 months - too long a time - I was back sticking

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The Art of Being Un-Wired: Chapter 31

(Read the previous chapters here.) I looked up at the calendar, sixteen days and counting and no word from Kehinde. I didn’t want to call him. If this was some kind

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Nine Years Under: The Coming of Age in an Inner City Funeral Home

Baltimore Post-Examiner is proud to present an excerpt from Nine Years Under: The Coming of  Age in an Inner City Funeral Home, a book  available at Amazon by Sheri

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I Like Your Form: Confessions of a Personal Trainer

Baltimore Post-Examiner is proud to present an excerpt from 'I Like Your Form: Confessions of a Personal Trainer’ by JD Holmes available at Amazon.  After graduating from high school and

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The Ravens of Solemano or The Order of the Mysterious Men in Black

Baltimore Post-Examiner is proud to present an excerpt from The Ravens of Solemano by Eden Unger Bowditch, who created the Young Inventors Guild series. The series tells the story of five

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You Lucky Dog

Baltimore Post-Examiner is proud to present two chapters from You Lucky Dog, an uplifting compilation of true stories about homeless dogs that somehow survived and thrived to become local

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