Do You Like Katy Perry?

June 18, 2017 – My phone had a meltdown this week. I don’t have a particularly good phone. I’m not one of those people who waits in line for the latest and greatest, and frankly,[…]

Quiet Time

June 11, 2017 – Sometimes I just don’t want any input, no music, no tv, no movies, no sounds, save for the sounds of the outside — the birds, those little wind chimes everyone has[…]

Car Talk — Music

June 1, 2017 — In honor of car talk, the unexpected subject of this week’s story, and because I need to get a story up now before I travel this weekend, I thought we could[…]

A Better World

May 29, 2017 – Memorial Day weekend is a good one. It comes after a long dry spell without holidays, right at the start of summer, but before the weather is hot. I’ve spent this[…]

To Have or Not to Have…

May 21, 2017 Back-up singers or dancers. There was this YouTube video I watched literally every day from the later part of 2012 through about mid-2013. The video gave me strength, but that’s an entirely[…]

*NEW* May 14, 2017 — by: jhs5150 While trying to think of a name for this article I wanted to find some way to combine “Philadelphia” and “Metallica.” At first I thought of “Philatallica” but[…]

I Want …

May 7, 2017 — How many things could you fill in that blank? I’ve been typing all afternoon, writing things my dad needs in his estate plan before he has his first chemo session on[…]

Wake Up, Alternate Time Line

April 23, 2017 — Last week, I gave you the ‘80s. I’ve always wondered something about the direction of music after the ‘80s, rock music anyways; I’ve wondered why when it went the direction it[…]