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Danger Bay—Episode 33—the Voyage of the Motor Vessel Sparrow Begins

By Boomer Jack Boardman (Read Episode 32) “Plenty of time for this after we get under way!” Captain Molly said in her outdoor voice, but with a big smile as well, “Lets finish up, and meet at the Sparrow in … Continue reading

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Codger Archives—Codger Lodge Post—May 2007

By Jay Merton Sometimes we like to present an old post from ActiveRain—this one represents the forerunner to our current Danger Bay series, Enjoy: 20 May 2007: Codger Lodge on Sunday—Because it’s Warmer than the Real World St. Paul! This … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 32—Sarah’s Adventure—Conclusion

Episode 31 By Sarah Cooper As you may remember from our earlier post (Episode 28), I was telling Ines about my Poofing-and-Popping adventure.We’d just gotten to the good part when there was a (not so) surprise cliffhanger ending. As we … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 31—Ports-of-Call!

By Jay Merton Yes, Gentle Readers, I DO still write on this blog! I asked Boomer to handle the political posts of the past week or so, but now it’s back to Danger Bay! We have two story lines running … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 29—Preparations…

…for Sparrow’s longest voyage! Story inspired by Bob Carney. By Jay Merton At the same time Sarah Cooper was telling Ines Hegedus-Garcia of her adventure, directly across the road at Silverthorn’s Café were gathered: Sam (behind the counter), his father … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 28—Sarah’s Adventure in Cyberspace

Story by Sarah Cooper (of ActiveRain and under construction, The Putnam Scoop) (Takes place just following the events of Episode 27) Ines hears all kinds of stories as she pours the drinks over at Swigs, and I’m sure a lot … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 27—Swigs (continued)!

Story By Ines Hegedus-Garcia From Episode 25: “…and Mac sensing things were about to get out of hand, was just turning to face Big A, when he was hit by a well-aimed beer mug…” Mac, stunned, grabbed the table-top and … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 26—Swigs!

By Molly Halloran This episode takes place after “Return to the Real World—Old Men & Coffee Shops” (a continuation of Episode 25). Today we find the following folks of Danger Bay gathered that evening for a little relaxation at “swigs!” … Continue reading

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The Codgers discuss Danger Bay at the Café (Tuesday)

As Boomer & I ambled from his house over to Joe’s Café for our almost daily meeting, we were greeted by a temperature of 58ºF, at least according to Boomer’s replica “Pruett’s Pig Powders” thermometer, and we could clearly tell … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 25A—the Return!

By Molly Halloran From Episode 24: “How about this?” Boomer queried, and then: As suddenly as they left, Hiram & Hy “POPPED” back in to Silverthorn’s Café. Both looked a trifle disoriented, you would too if you were suddenly and … Continue reading

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