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591: Merry Go Round

There is a song I first heard in a Harry Chapin concert that says “all my life’s a circle, sunrise to sundown” and that is so accurate. 250 more words


Marbles And Bananas

Here is a story about a trucker who lost his marbles, all 38,000 lbs of them.

Here is a song about a trucker who lost his bananas, . 7 more words

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'Cotton Patch Gospel' to Play at Hoogland Center for the Arts

What:  Cotton Patch Gospel by Tom Key and Russell Treyz with music & lyrics by Harry Chapin

Where:  Hoogland Center for the Arts (420 S 6th St, Springfield, IL) 281 more words


Monki's Music

So… Monki is 6 months old. About 9 months ago, I wrote about having a short time where my likes could totally overwrite hers, and that as she grew, she’d start to develop her own tastes and preferences. 949 more words


The Teaching Cycle: Seeing Your Baby Devlings Grow Up

“If you can read this, thank a teacher.” That was a poster in my 3rd grade classroom. They never said it would be “read this code.” Now that I’m teaching others to code, I can see why teachers continue to do their work, even if the career’s financial benefits aren’t in line with the value they add to society. 365 more words


Today In Music History: 12/07/16

Let’s start on this day in 1964, when Beach Boy Brian Wilson married Marilyn Rovell. Brian’s daughters from that marriage, Carnie and Wendy, went on to fame as two thirds of Wilson/Phillips. 248 more words


December 7: Happy Birthday Ellen Burstyn and Sara Bareilles

Ellen Burstyn turns 84 today.  She made her Broadway debut in 1957 and then spent over a decade paying her dues in television guest roles.  In the early 1970s, she made a big breakthrough, receiving three Oscar nominations in four years.  1,331 more words

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