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Babysitting by Willard

One of my favorite posts on the entire Internet takes me hilariously back to the long-gone good-and-bad old days of the 1970s.  I’m somewhat of a nostalgia addict, so posts like this just tear me up and take me down … Continue reading

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Frank

I’ve written several times in this space over the past few years about death and dying and those I’ve lost.  Unfortunately, on April 1, there was another death, this one unexpected. His name is Frank, and he was the longtime … Continue reading

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The passing of Genius

Precisely five years ago this month, in April 2011, I attended (and wrote about, here) a personal event at a Prince concert at The Forum in Inglewood, California.  The Purple One was doing a series of concerts at the time … Continue reading

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Happy new year, while it’s still January

I hate to admit it’s been about a month since my last post, but it has.  I’ve been away from my home, staying with my mother, in the home I grew up in, for the past 25 days.  There are … Continue reading

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Burials

A little over a week ago, we buried my father. Yesterday, I learned that my old friend Pam had been buried too.  There is a 36-year difference between the ages of my father and my friend.  Both are gone too … Continue reading

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There goes my hero 1926-2014

    Too alarming now to talk about Take your pictures down and shake it out Truth or consequence, say it aloud Use that evidence, race it around There goes my hero Watch him as he goes There goes my hero … Continue reading

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