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Give the gift of nostalgia and magical memories this holiday season.

Don’t let your holiday gift giving become a nightmare. Give the gift of sweet nostalgia and magical memories to every Disney fan on your list. “Dispatch from Disneyland: Stories and Essays from the Happiest Place on Earth” contains over 25 … Continue reading

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Give the gift of Disneyland Memories

The Disneyland family vacation is an American tradition. You may bring home a set of Mouse Ears, a scarf, or a photo album, but mostly what you bring home are memories. And what are memories, but mental reconstructions of an … Continue reading

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59th Anniversary of Disneyland’s Opening Day

We’ll let the historians debate whether opening day for Disneyland was July 17th, when the live TV broadcast and dedication was made, or July 18th, when the first public ticket was admitted through the gate. Either way, it’s a pretty … Continue reading

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100 vs 500 – Race to Dispatch from Disneyland Deadline

We’re now just 7 days away from the end of my Dispatch from Disneyland book crowd funding project over on Kickstarter. The initial goal has been reached, but there is a lot more that can be done with the book … Continue reading

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Dispatch from Disneyland: my book project.

When I first started writing the vignettes that were to become the Dispatch from Disneyland stories, my goal was simple — share some of the magic I felt when in the park with people who couldn’t be there. I was … Continue reading

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