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My First Metal Band

As a child of the ’80s, there are so many genres of music influential to my early years. There is New Wave, Pop, Punk, Rock N’ Roll, Electronic, Hip Hop, and of course Heavy Metal. 529 more words


Fiction: ‘Firebug’

Skeletal trees splashed with silver and charcoal glare down upon the winding road. If you stand on the very crest of the hill, they look like an army of charred trunks and twisted limbs. 699 more words


Within the Fractures of His Mind

He lived with Her until  she couldn’t stand it so

she relocated him to a room in an old house next to a

gas station … 429 more words

(real) one-hit wonder of the week - “Turn Up The Radio” | AUTOGRAPH | 1985.

On June 15, 2014, Casey Kasem, host of the longtime countdown program, AMERICAN TOP 40, passed away at the age of 82.  From my first blog post (and prolly some more inbetween then and now), I explained how, in 1979, I was a geeky, lanky and somewhat lost 12-year-old living in Central Maine, had a few friends and not a lot of interest in much of anything, but at some point early that year, I discovered AMERICAN TOP 40, and was glued to it every weekend.  1,030 more words


Unearthed audio: Def Leppard's Steve "Steaming" Clark on the influence of Pyromania

By Steve Newton

Def Leppard is playing in Vancouver tonight, but I’m not going. I just saw them two years ago, and I’ve been seeing them steadily since… 86 more words


Before It's Too Late, Former Friends Edition

I wish people could know that the reason I’m “so quiet” at first and for awhile before warming up to people is that I can get real hot, real fast, setting things on fire and burning them down. 271 more words

Spied on, Identification Parade, Point of Interest, and Chick Lit to get Fired up after.

Last night I got spied on by this Cream-striped Owl Moth Cyligramma latona. They are quite shy, so I was pleasantly surprised that it stuck around for long enough for me to go indoors for my camera. 355 more words