Michael Baker

Michael Baker

Michael Baker is a freelance writer based in Boston.

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The Villages Daily Sun

Finding Life in Death

The story of a dying man's surprising encounter with a life he saved thirty years earlier.

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The Villages Daily Sun

A Wedding Wish

A man's dying wish to attend his son's wedding.

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The Villages Daily Sun

Competitive Disadvantage

What happens when you play tennis in a wheelchair?

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The Villages Daily Sun

Inncer-Circle Intelligence

A knack for technology leads one man from the FBI to the CIA

The Villages Daily Sun

Going in a New Direction

Why retirees are getting into retail as a second (or third, or fourth) career.

The Villages Daily Sun

Heartfelt Thanks

What to be thankful when you (almost) lost everything.

The Villages Daily Sun

New Year's Surprise

Two new - well, old - Torahs for a growing temple.

The Villages Daily Sun

Pigeon-Hold

Tracking the course of a lost homing pigeon.

The Villages Daily Sun

The Winding Trail of the Bixby Letter

What a couple finds hidden in the attic, and the surprising (potential) history behind it.