Never promised this to be ONLY about my life hard and strenuous exertions, “pook” and “kuck” of my past.
The present is glorious and the future is great! 690 more words
A few weeks ago, I went on an adventure/hunt for the California Dreaming collection from Wet n Wild. I really liked the swatches I’d seen, plus I’m from California and a silly part of me decided that was a good reason to need the entire collection. 182 more words
Crosby, Stills, and Nash had not originally intended to form a band at all.
Crosby and Stills had both been at loose ends after leaving their respective bands, and were looking for something else to do, and had been jamming together a little and writing the odd song. 816 more words
A while back, I put up a post, which has now become an essay in the California Dreaming book, about how the white musicians in the book had built their careers because of an infrastructure that was there because of black musicians — they were, even if not racist themselves (and most weren’t) the beneficiaries of structural racism. 571 more words