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Claes Oldenburg

You can’t help but smile, maybe laugh, when you see Oldenburg’s work. There is the ‘how dare he’ reaction. Or ‘is it art’ question. I myself have no idea how to react. 70 more words


Onaway to Onaway

Talk about a Throwback Thursday! My dear friend Sue Zuke O’Shaughnessy (Suzuki) just sent me this pic of her (middle), Robin Duke (left) and me (right) – we are posing pretty in a stream during a camping trip to Onaway, Michigan. 229 more words


It Was Terrible: the corrective shoes I had to wear.

I was born with the smallest of deformities~ a toe with no knuckle. The only visible sign of a larger issue inside of me, congenital skeletal assymetry, they called it. 25 more words

This is Paul Butterfield's Harmonica

I really could have much worse songs stuck in my head today, correct?

An old flame of mine (I’ll call him “Frank,” because his name was Frank) played bass, regular guitar and harmonica – we’re talking mid-70s – and he used to tell everyone that Paul Butterfield gave him his harmonica. 126 more words



 neil young ohio  (click to play) 

The song “Ohio” was an anthem to a generation in the 1970′s. Here’s how Neil remembers the song from liner notes of the Decade album: 1,304 more words