More first person narratives and essays

Daddy? Can I have a pet rat?
Alison would not be deterred. So we gave her a task: Do some research.

The Christian Science Monitor Weekly, August, 2015
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Crash Course in Curling: One man takes to the ice, broom in hand.
Metro, December 2006
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Field of Dreams
Some guys buy a sports car, have an affair or get a tattoo in mid-life crisis.  He did something crazier--returned to the scene of his wayward youth--and emerged redeemed.
Spirituality & Health, July/August 2015
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My Cape Argus Experience: How I traveled halfway around the globe to find the passion in my heart.
Twin Cities Sports
, April/May 2008
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Why We Shave
My wife doesn't understand why I shave my legs.
Twin Cities Sports, October/November 2006
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Chariot of Fire
Tennis magazine sent me to Texas to find out how the wheelchair set’s best fares against an average player like me.
Tennis, October 2000

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Hello, Hot Lips! 
Asking Maria to marry me was the easy part.  Winning over her parents was trickier.
Bridal Guide, January/February 2001
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One Man’s Quest to Best the President
Twin Cities Sports, March 2003
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Nine Months:  A pregnancy scare sends a wife to bed and John Rosengren into a state of anxiety
Minnesota Monthly, August 2000
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