Welcome!

Look, Ma, I have a website.

I hope you can find what you’re looking for, in this little place that has become my electronic home.

Feel free to look around, ask questions, make comments and let me know what you think.

Thanks for showing up,

Tyner

 

 

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One Voice Among Many

Posted by on Apr 7, 2014 in Blog | Comments Off

People are funny, and Police work, just like writing, is all about people. One of my favourite past times, recently, has been to immortalize on Facebook some of the stranger (hilarious) conversations I have with the people I come in contact … Continue reading

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A Little Self-Reflection

Posted by on Mar 23, 2014 in Blog | Comments Off

I’ve noticed a disturbing trend at my gym lately: there are a lot of people taking ‘selfies’ while they work out. Hang on, let me qualify that. They’re wearing gym gear, they’re in a gym, they’re standing near to gym … Continue reading

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Writing My Father’s Obituary

Posted by on Feb 11, 2014 in Blog | Comments Off

All of us will experience loss during the course of our lives, but the death of a parent, a father, comes with an especially keen edge that makes a ragged cut. And that cut is slow to heal. I lost … Continue reading

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The Original Intent

Posted by on Jan 6, 2014 in Blog | Comments Off

There are a lot of reasons why I got into a career in law enforcement, and no small part of them have to do with the fact that I got my ass kicked on a regular basis when I was … Continue reading

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So, This Is The New Year, Huh?

Posted by on Jan 1, 2014 in Blog | Comments Off

I was originally planning on calling this post: “Fuck you, 2013. I’m glad you’re dead.” But then figured I probably shouldn’t use the word “fuck” in the title of a post, as well as the consideration that 2013 wasn’t that … Continue reading

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The Evolution of Magic

Posted by on Dec 25, 2013 in Blog | Comments Off

Christmas has always held a special sort of magic for me, especially when I was a child, but even now into my adulthood. There was a certain myth and mystery to the idea that a magical elf-burglar would break into … Continue reading

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Judgment and Change

Posted by on Dec 4, 2013 in Blog | Comments Off

There is a man that comes into my gym on a regular basis, and I enjoy judging him. To those who don’t know me personally, I’m a bit of a Meat Head. I lift often and heavy, and enjoy imagining … Continue reading

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Making an Impact

Posted by on Nov 23, 2013 in Blog | Comments Off

Because my wife is awesome, she often does little things that make my day as awesome as she is. One of those things popped up today. I have been a fan of the band Bon Jovi for as long as … Continue reading

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Singing Off Key In A Cell Of My Own Creation

Posted by on Nov 14, 2013 in Blog | Comments Off

My attitude has sucked, recently, and I have made absolutely no forward movement on the project I’ve been trying to work on. And no matter how hard I tried to jab my accusatory pointing finger in a convenient direction, I’ve found … Continue reading

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Refueled, Inspired and Wired For Sound

Posted by on Oct 30, 2013 in Blog | Comments Off

There are times in our writing lives when we run out of motivation; when our enthusiasm runs dry and it is a struggle just to get words down on the page. After spending the last weekend at the Surrey International … Continue reading

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