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Stone Cold Sober 

At the height of his fame, Lou ‘Minty’ McCloud was producing as many as forty albums a week. Dressed in his snakeskin boots, trademark jeans and always to the left, Minty’s music spoke of love and relationships with the many women he knew. 352 more words

Writing

Glimpses of Grace Devotional for April 29, 2017

Devotional Reading: Luke 4:1-13

Text: Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan (His baptism) and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness  … (vs. 225 more words

When Country Was Western

My name is Stanley Robinson.

But you might know me by my stage name ‘Swamp Dog’ Robinson.

I had a few minor hits back in the sixties… 2,116 more words

Poems

Adult male admits "Not Ready to Make Nice" by the Dixie Chicks is his pump up song

Eltham man, Ben Campbell, has admitted to close friends that his pump up song is “Not Ready to Make Nice” by the Dixie Chicks. Entirely unapologetic about the fact, Campbell said “it always has been and it always will be!” While seen by some of his mates an odd choice as inspirational music for a 27-year-old man, Campbell gave an impassioned speech during a recent drinking session at the Lower with friends. 120 more words

Music

California Country

Stomp, kick, step, step, step, kick, turn…

I tried to follow the line dance, but Californian style is much different from Texan style.  This was the Electric Slide, which is one I’ve known since I was a teenager, but the stomps and kicks were new to me.   905 more words