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Merrill Guice writes much of his blog at home on the second floor balcony known as The Goose's Nest

Meet Marvel Goose

Name: Merrill Guice Hometown: Valdosta, GA Age: Fifty Three Years Young↑ Vitals: 6'5" 240# ↓ Interests: Reading, Music, Astronomy, History, Politics,  Cigars, Hats, and Bow Ties. This blog is produced under the influence of a fully loaded iPod, and libations that could include: Martini's, Manhattans, Bourbon and Water, Good Port, and Starbuck's®. I write much of his blog at home on the second floor balcony pictured here and known as The Goose's Nest. Yes, I actually do dress that way in real life. You should have seen me in my Deva wear phase

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Bio

Almost any good conversation in the south begins with the question, “where are you from?”. Only after comparing our origins (and possibly tracing how we are kin to Mary, Queen of Scots), can we southerners do biz-nes. I’ve been in south Georgia media for over 25 years so there is a good chance you’ve heard me, seen me, or read me without even knowing it was me. Read More Bio How I Came to Write Merrill Guice was raised by Oppossums in the Swamps of South Georgia. He used to hang by his tail until he realized that it really wasn’t his tail. read more The Origin of Marvel Goose It was the ritual first of the quarter meeting at Valdosta State University’s WVVS-FM. Newbies, oldies, and lost souls were scattered across tables, chairs, and bookcases effortlessly affecting insouciant poses. Most of the meeting could be ignored and most of it was. The real reason for attending was the filling of the schedule form that would determine what time you filled the air. read more