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Watching the Trains Slip Away

Trains and loss are bound together.  Watching a train disappear into the distance can be a woeful thing. Think of all the songs you know where trains symbolize sorrow and longing, like Johnny Cash’s… 423 more words

Railroad Ties


“Johnny Cash”, Dallas Moses 2014, Stencil painting on canvas, 16″x20″

Dallas Moses Art

Hash's Faves (Johnny Cash's "Folsom Prison"}

Hash’s Faves

This week’s fave is some old-school country music, from back before country music became rock with cowboy hats. It’s the Johnny Cash classic  632 more words

Making Music

Music on Mondays (4-20-13)—You can't catch me but we can all come together in Folsom Prison

Many decades ago when personal computers were just hitting the market, I got a gig with Fulbright & Jaworski LLP, Houston’s largest law firm at the time, merging the computer culture with their corporate culture and teaching their secretaries, paralegals, assistants, and attorneys how to use computers and the prevalent software at the time, which was Lotus-1-2-3, PC Write, WordStar, and WordPerfect. 263 more words


Flashback Friday: "Find Out What's Happening" by Bobby Bare

I was watching “Better Call Saul” a week or so ago and heard this gem by Bobby Bare. Sounds a lot like another song I like from that very year of 1968… 53 more words


Five Days of Johnny Cash: Day 1

I have a very special announcement coming this Thursday, so this starts my five days of Johnny Cash blog in which I will post a significant song that contributed to my understanding, love and appreciation for Johnny Cash the artist, musician and man. 428 more words

Ethiopian Eats and Mailing a Secret

Like the weird friend I am, I saw these Valentines in the grocery store and thought, “YES.”

I doubt people outside of the States are familiar with what I think of as elementary school Valentines. 1,491 more words