Category Archives: From the Authors

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On Hiatus—this week!

GENTLE READERS:

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A Trip to the ‘Cities

Previously: “There’s a place in Danger Bay I’ve heard about, where we can talk—privately—but with people around,” Liam thought such a place would make Gypsy more comfortable and safe. He drove directly there—something that made Gypsy much more at ease. … Continue reading

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2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Syndey Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 17,000 times in 2011. If it were a … Continue reading

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SATURDAY SPAM COMMENTS [November 26, 2011]

“invest liberty reserve” says: “I got what you specify, thanks for swing up. Woh I am willing to judge this website through google. Thanks For Share Prelude to a showdown | The PORT OF DANGER BAY, MINNESOTA.” “Blackshades” says: “Dear … Continue reading

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Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Posterous, and Port of Danger Bay, MN…

It will come as no great surprise to many that I am on Twitter—most of my GENTLE READERS are there as well. And—about three times a day I promote this blog there. It also will come as no great surprise … Continue reading

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1,000 POSTS!

This our celebration of and is the 1,000th post to this blog, The Port of Danger Bay, Minnesota. The blog was originally named Our Saint Paul, and the first post was published, July 8, 2007. One of the hallmarks of … Continue reading

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Day-Trip to Franconia Sculpture Park

On the 3rd of July, and relatively EARLY in the morning three of the four residents of our little Saint Paul Estate, Teresa, Daisy and I, leaving behind Tiger [who expressed no interest what-so-ever] set out for Franconia Sculpture Park … Continue reading

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Illustration—Rain along the Vermilion Trail

…or how I assemble an illustration. First, the Background… Add rain… Add characters… Add more rain… Add foreground & crop… Add still more rain… Add a little fog… Convert to sepia add border & copyright… There you have it, Gentle … Continue reading

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Daisy’s Revenge

With the Taste of Minnesota gone and it’s passage into the annals of “Why didn’t that happen sooner?” category, the number of Official City Fireworks Displays went from four or five down to a single spectacular display on the late … Continue reading

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