Tag: Olympics

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What Olympians and Writers Have in Common

Olympians and writers

I’ve written before about why I am an avid Olympics watcher. Basically it’s because I’m enthralled by the stories of the athletes and the Games themselves. As a writer, I appreciate the trials and tribulations, plot twists, and history that go hand in hand with the Games. It all combines to make a magnificent story …

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Why I’m an Olympics Junkie

Olympics

If you ever spend any time with me, you quickly learn not to expect much from me during the two weeks every two years when the Olympics are on. I simply refuse to budge from my TV. (I cannot thank the cable/satellite/Internet companies enough for providing me all-day-everyday coverage. So much better than when I …