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A CirdecSongs Perfect Album: "Born to Run"

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, Born to Run (Columbia, 1975)

PERSONNEL: Bruce Springsteen (vocals, guitar, harmonica); Garry Tallent (bass); Max Weinberg (drums); Roy Bittan (keyboards); Clarence Clemons… 1,210 more words



By mile 70, it’s getting dark and spooky.

This is a bit of an issue, because by my own reckoning, it’s only about four or five in the afternoon. 282 more words


Five Nonfiction Impactful Books for your Summer Reading List


It’s normal for me to have more than one book on my reading list at any given time. I have an audiobook in my car, a digital book on my Kindle, and a dead tree book to read for my monthly book club. 508 more words

Random Ramblings

#335 Bruce Springsteen - Born to Run

Born to Run is not an album I know from Bruce Springsteen. I did not come into my knowledge of “The Boss” until later in life. 154 more words

About Me

The hungry and the hunted: Bruce Springsteen the storyteller in 10 songs

In a memorable episode of his Revisionist History podcast, Malcolm Gladwell asks why the greatest country music is so sad, and came to the obvious answer that it’s all about the details. 3,001 more words


'Running to the Edge: An American Running Guru, a Mysterious Breakthrough, and the Relentless Quest for Speed' by Matthew Futterman (2019)

Running to the Edge tells the story of distance running coach Bob Larsen through two distinct phases of his career.  Futterman uses Larsen’s career to examine both why we run and how we should train to run further and faster. 362 more words