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On taking life as it comes

This is the street in front of my house after it rains a lot in a very short time.

The storm sewers can’t keep up. I think they’re partially collapsed. 497 more words

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At the foot of the stage

I last stood in the wings of this stage when I was in the sixth grade in 1978. But I didn’t particularly want to be here. 627 more words

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A cappella

Yesterday’s post about Sacred Harp singing made me want to share again a couple posts from the archive about my experiences singing in harmony. I loved to do it and I miss it. 759 more words

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Fatherhood changes when teenagers are almost ready to launch

I was so happy and proud for my sons on the days they started Kindergarten. I could feel them growing up as they boarded the school bus, their hands on the rail and their superhero backpacks hanging low. 739 more words

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Reflecting on 20 years in Indianapolis

2014 is turning out to be a year of many anniversaries and passages for me. I’ve been sharing many of them; here’s another.

I moved to Indianapolis at the end of August in 1994. 365 more words


It's a shame what's happened to radio

I signed off the air for the last time 20 years ago tomorrow, capping a nine-year side career on the radio. People still sometimes ask me if I miss being a disk jockey, and for a long time I always wistfully answered yes. 1,266 more words

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