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Jack Meets the World (working title) - IT NEEDS PICTURES!

Posted by Tim Miller on Saturday, March 2, 2013, In : Jack Tales 
This is a Jack Tale written, somewhat, in the tradition of ancient fairy tales and nursery rhymes.  I would really like to see illustrations for this story.  Please feel free to rewrite it if you like.  Just let people know how it got started.  Please comment and share it too.  I've elaborated on its conception below.

Page One:

Jack  lived on a farm with his Grandpa Joe
Where it hardly rained, and nothing would grow

Page Two:

Brittle grasses and cottonwood trees
Hugged dry creek beds, shook in the ...
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Jack Tales: How Jack Got His Name

Posted by Tim Miller on Thursday, April 29, 2010, In : Jack Tales 
Named in the grand tradition of heroes named Jack, my son is quite an extraordinary person.  The Jack Tales are stories of his adventures and mishaps growing up.  All of them are 100% fact.  --Tim Miller--

How Jack Got His Name

Just a little while ago, a guy named Tim and a girl named Joni heard they were going to have a son. Tim generally went unshaven, and his hair looked like a bunch of black springs sprung in every direction. Sometimes he was skinny, sometimes he was fat—dependin...

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