Category Archives: Batman

Reflections of the Summer of 1964

One of the great moments of being a kid was having 12 cents in your pocket and choosing which comic book you were going to buy! Reflections of the Summer of 1964 By Richard Mabey Jr. Lately, I’ve been thinking … Continue reading

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Robin’s Kindness

Robin’s Kindness By Richard Mabey Jr. In the past few days, I have had such a big writer’s block. It almost seems as though my writer’s block has been this big wall that is impossible to climb over. I see … Continue reading

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The Joy Of Giving

My old Gatehouse. I worked as a Gate Guard for five years in a gated community in Central Florida. The Joy Of Giving By Richard Mabey Jr. Being a Gate Guard for one of these gated communities in Central Florida … Continue reading

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My Day at the Big Comic Book Show

Yours truly with Spider-Man at the big comic book show. My Day at the Big Comic Book Show By Richard Mabey Jr. It was a great day at the big comic book show yesterday. I have not been to a … Continue reading

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The Old Tree in the Middle of the Morris Canal

The old tree in the middle of the Morris Canal was a noted landmark to a lot of the kids who walked the tow path of the old canal during the 1960’s. The Old Tree in the Middle of the … Continue reading

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A short excerpt from “I Remember Dad”

The boy’s bedroom was basically simple. An old chair stood beside the boy’s bed. “I Remember Dad” By Richard Mabey Jr. A short excerpt from “I Remember Dad” Outside his bedroom window, the snow gently fell from the heavens. The … Continue reading

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Believe in Yourself!

Believe in Yourself! By Richard Mabey Jr. Believe in yourself! Believe in yourself, with a strength and courage that spans a distance deep into space and runs a depth, deeper than the Atlantic Ocean. Believe in yourself, with all the … Continue reading

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