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Rule One at the Men’s Book Club

I have always loved reading. I recall my Mom telling me to put the book down and go outside and play, and my sneaking it out with me. 685 more words

Blog

Charles "Chuckles" Berry, 1926–2017

To paraphrase Mark Ellen (who was talking about Van Morrison), I would guess there are two kinds of people when it comes to Chuck Berry: those who like his music; and those who have met him. 497 more words

Musings

Always Go to the Show: Bruce Springsteen in Pittsburgh, 9-11-2016

So, I’m a little late with this. But more than six months later, this show – and my experiences surrounding it – still resonates with me, and I’ve been meaning to write about it, so. 2,847 more words

Music

This dream I'm believing in

Purge

Stepping out beneath

Apocalyptic skies

Readyunready

Snared in the anchor chains

Of too many objects

Holding too much meaning

Arms full of half-remembered moments… 75 more words

Poetry

None of this has happened yet

Whatever comes

I stand now on the peak

Ready to launch my body off

To fly

To be

My parts will meet my whole

My past will retreat before… 49 more words

Poetry

Saturday Morning

This week I’ve been teaching,
Really more like learning,
About the role of bonding
In the prevention of drug abuse…
Which by the way is not a problem for me, 182 more words

Poetry

The 3 best Springsteen songs he never wrote

Every now and then, I come across a song by a band or artist that makes me think, ‘wow, Springsteen could have written this track’. 549 more words

Music