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Ode To The Boobs Of A Younger Girl

I think we can all agree that there comes a time when women like me don’t need to be shopping at Victoria’s Secret anymore.  When I was in college a trip to Victoria’s Secret in the mall was fun.  362 more words

RiP Alfred "Freddie" Henle

Wow…! Not the sort of news you like to get this early in the week, and so reminiscent of my late Father.

I had the great pleasure of meeting Freddie (as I affectionately called him the first time we met!) when I was only about 15 years old. 70 more words

Elliott Smith's "Come to Me", Elliott-related event and Fond Farewells zine

Yo Zushi: I thought I’d record this to mark the tenth anniversary of Elliott Smith’s death. Back in 2003, his death affected me in a way not too far removed from how Princess Diana’s death affected other people – it was weird to mourn a stranger. 186 more words


John's Farewell

Steve and I were able to return home to Salt Lake one more time to see Steve’s brother John give his farewell address before he left on his mission. 136 more words

One Last Goodbye

I had the pleasure of meeting one, Mrs. Emma L. Spence at the young age of 91, while I was doing the driving for my Step-Mom, Rachel, back in June of 2011. 222 more words


Hue-Man's Final Chapter: Harlem Culture Mainstay Signs Off After Storied Run

Wading through the humidity and past a row of street vendors selling tchochkes and foot massages, The Observer arrived at Hue-Man Bookstore and Café on Sunday, greeted rather unceremoniously by a door smattered in closing notices. 982 more words