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Carson City residents share stories of hope, inspiration for national campaign

Although he has been writing since he was about 5 years old, J. Paul Horgan’s epiphany came decades later. “I realized there were two things the world desperately needed,” he said. “And we need them today even more than we needed them then. We need inspiration, and we need comedy.” Thirty years later he has written more than 100,000 poems, focusing on history, nature and political satire, among other themes. He shared a Dr. Seuss-style verse Monday at the Carson City Library as part of the Mutual of Omaha’s Aha Moment Tour, which is visiting 20 cities throughout the summer …

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