Author Archives: Lisa Anderson

Taking a Risk

The next day at nine Alan was at his desk looking through an agency proof book—pages of color and black and white advertisements that J Dunaway Advertising had produced, including many from his own group. He was astonished at how … Continue reading

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Guys Who Like to Go Fast

“Christ, if I were running the account management of this fucking agency I’d get Dick Fields out of here,” Alan’s head art director, Clay Ogden, said, whipsawing a metal ruler on his drawing board.

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40. Dogs

What struck him the most was that he didn’t find it funny.

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Thank You, Author Susan Morse

It’s Blog Tag and I am it. I am also over a year past due in my response to Susan Morse, author of The Dog Stays in the Picture and The Habit, two wonderful memoirs that showcase her talent at … Continue reading

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39. The View from the Train

By Richard N. Anderson Excerpt from The Lost Chapters by Lisa Anderson, first published in 2013 A tall, tanned young man in his early thirties, carrying soft leather Abercrombie & Fitch weekender with a squash racquet sticking out, walked up … Continue reading

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38. Back in Town

Alan flew home overnight from the coast. The surly cab driver who had picked him up at Kennedy Airport made a u-turn to drop him at his building.

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36. After Work at the Original Irish Bar

Bill Taylor met Alan at Mullaley’s on First Avenue. Mullaley’s was one of those original Irish bars that managed to keep its anonymity.

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35. The Memo

“Mr. Howe is expecting you.” The secretary came from behind her desk and opened the door to the president’s office. Bob Howe, President of Dunaway Advertising, placed the phone down as they entered. He rose from his oversized leather chair, … Continue reading

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34. Spy Money

Excerpt from The Lost Chapters by Lisa Anderson, first published in 2013 Buffy finished her gin and tonic. “Love, I’ve got to go. I wish I could do dinner but I just can’t. Stay and finish your drink and I’ll … Continue reading

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