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I've lived in IN, KY, OH, MA, OH again, and now I'm just outside Atlanta, GA. I teach college, and I'm limping across a finish line on a PhD in music theory.

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Diaries published: 71 (305 days since last diary on Thu Jul 03, 2014 at 09:09 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 659 (305 days since last comment on Thu Jul 03, 2014 at 09:09 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 230

Total Comment Ratings: 570

Most Recommended Diary: A letter to Bush from a soldier's dad, 16 comments, 89 recommends

People Following Wes F: 1

Wes F's Most Recent Diaries:

(This is crossposted at my blog. I haven't done much here in the past few years, but I'm an old dude with a user ID of 663. I rather like this little piece, and I hope you do too.) “I haven’t ...
by Wes F
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Jul 03, 2014 at 09:09 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Good people: I've been thinking that an increase in the size of the House of Representatives may be in order, since there's no way one person can adequately represent over 700,000. (The Senate is, ...
by Wes F
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Jan 02, 2013 at 09:16 AM PST with 2 Recommends
It's not very often I can give an endorsement to a candidate on more than just political terms, so when I have the opportunity to do so I feel it's important to take that opportunity. The newly-...
by Wes F
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Feb 07, 2012 at 05:27 PM PST with 6 Recommends
(This is a note I posted on Facebook. I'd like to get more feedback.) I just finished rereading one of my favorite books - Robert Caro's The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New ...
by Wes F
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Aug 01, 2010 at 06:29 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
(This is my first diary in a looooooong time. It's good to be back, though I can't promise I won't disappear back into obscurity. I've been at Daily Kos for ages - my user ID is 663 - but though I ...
by Wes F
Comment Count 29 comments on Sat Jan 24, 2009 at 08:30 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Good people: I have been offered and have accepted a job teaching at Clayton State University in Morrow, GA. My wife and I are very excited about this, but it does dawn on me that I don't really ...
by Wes F
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun Jun 15, 2008 at 05:57 PM PDT with 2 Recommends

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