A shorter version of this article appeared in Ceylon Today on Thursday March 23 2017.
The other afternoon, I was looking forward to a snooze under the fan as a respite from the intense pre-electrical storm inferno. 1,659 more words
Judd Hirsch is celebrating his 82nd today. He studied physics at CCNY and worked as an engineer for Westinghouse, before beginning an acting career in New York theater, making his Broadway debut in the role of the Telephone Man in… 1,007 more words
The Beatles started in on recording George Harrison’s über-psychedelic Within You, Without You at Abbey Road today in 1967. George was the only Beatle to play on it ( 760 more words
There will be loads of good new music to hear and talk about in 2017, I’m sure. Yet in the waning days of 2016 and the snow bound days of early 2017, I decided to slow down my rush to the new and spent some time rummaging through the “dust bins” of yesteryear. 1,110 more words