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Colin Burch
Works at Coastal Carolina University
Attended Queens University of Charlotte
Lives in Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
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Last evening's visit from Benjamin Bunny, in our backyard, Myrtle Beach, S.C. #MomentOfMyrtle 
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Who are "the definitely"? And will they be successful in their attempts to outlaw Vegemite?
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This 1888 news brief just strikes me as a bit peculiar.
TwistedSpeech.com captures amusing and outrageous uses of the English language in news media, advertising, politics, and pop culture.
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Lightning over the Atlantic. 30-second exposure. Myrtle Beach, SC, July 11, 2015
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July 11, 2015, Myrtle Beach, SC
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July 11, 2015, Myrtle Beach, SC
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Hi, dragonfly.
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Fraternal Order invented by Monty Python? No, it was real: "Koran Grotto, No. 54, Mystic Order Veiled Prophets of the Enchanted Realm...in Lu Lu Temple..."
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The Coastal Northwest is overdue for complete destruction by earthquake and the resulting tsunami. Scientists know it's a matter of when, not if.
The next full-margin rupture of the Cascadia subduction zone will spell the worst natural disaster in the history of the continent. Credit Illustration by Christoph Niemann; Map by Ziggymaj / Getty
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30-second exposure. July 11, 2015, Myrtle Beach, SC.
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July 11, 2015, Myrtle Beach, SC #photography #lightning
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In his circles
564 people
Have him in circles
167 people
Ferguson Nancy's profile photo
Romero Frances's profile photo
Makos Bar's profile photo
Ashlee Carson's profile photo
Francisco Longoria's profile photo
Matt Freedman's profile photo
Kimberly Elko's profile photo
Nathan Sarfaty's profile photo
Law Deanna's profile photo
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Education
  • Queens University of Charlotte
    MFA in Literary Nonfiction, 2006 - 2008
  • North Carolina State University
    English-Writing & Editing, Track in Political Science, 1991 - 1995
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Writes. Edits. Lectures. Drinks. Argues. Tweets. Laughs.
Introduction
I'm a former section editor (business, later features) at The Sun News in Myrtle Beach, S.C. I'm also the former owner of the late Living Room Coffee Bar & Used Books. These days I'm a lecturer in English at Coastal Carolina University in Conway, S.C., and I'm formerly Beerman columnist and Strange Days columnist for the Weekly Surge.
Bragging rights
Won some press association awards. Once a semi-finalist for a journalism fellowship. Published a few poems. Interviewed Dan Akryod, P.J. O'Rouke, and Randy Owen.
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Employment
  • Coastal Carolina University
    Lecturer, 2008 - present
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Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Previously
Raleigh, NC
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