Tennis Diary July 11
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Tennis Diary July 11

Huggins in Wisconsin (Grateful Dead concert), Petit taking a day off, so no backup. Hit serves and recorded on iPhone, securing phone to tennis basket with a bungee cord Working on: loose wrist, “cobra” hand preparation (serving hand raises up but racket trails the wrist like the head of a cobra). You could also call it a limp wrist but it sounds less macho. toss with two fingers and straight arm to get consistency deep knee bend to...

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Planet 106-F, Chapter 1

Sharon stepped out on the purple surface of 106-F. She hoped they’d agree on another name for the planet soon. She was thinking of “Sharon,” since, after all, she was the first human stepping on it, and besides, the place was pretty flat, and the name Sharon means plain, as in the vast plains of the Southwest. She might have a vote in the matter, since she was the “Literary Officer” on this particular mission. The inclusion of...

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It is written

It is written that your visit on this planet is a gift It is written that the same gift is given to every other visitor It is written that to follow your path is your only task It is written that you may cross another path but not end it It is written that you do not have the right to end your path It is written that you do not have the right to end another’s path It is written that if you end your path you must review the pain and...

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