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Elvis and the birthday not celebrated

It’s been 81 years today, and I’m thinking of a sleepy-eyed, full-lipped boy born in East Tupelo to a ne’er-do-well daddy and a hard-working mama. Not the boy who wound up king of rock ‘n’ roll, but the one who wound up in a shoe box beneath unmarked earth. 719 more words

Elvis Presley

Elvis Aaron Presley, the King of rock ‘n’ roll, was born on January 8, 1935, in Tupelo, MS, which would’ve made him 81 today!  On 16th August 1977, Elvis Presley was found dead lying on the floor in his bathroom by his girlfriend Ginger Alden, he had been seated on the toilet reading ‘The Scientific Search For Jesus’. 25 more words

Oh, Happy Day

For years, I wanted a dog. I dissuaded myself from getting one because of my inexperience with them (What if my puppy gets sick? How do I handle that?)  and because of the responsibility (I need to go home right now and walk my dog). 756 more words


Colored Pencil Portrait of Elvis Presley

I was planning to do a colored pencil drawing of Elvis for months. I wanted this to be my first colored drawing. One day I just bought some cheap colored pencils and got to work. 72 more words