Observing July 4th by listening to The Allman Brothers Live at the Atlanta International Pop Festival, a concert album recorded on July 3rd, 1970, a mere twelve days before my very first birthday. One of the best and most soulful jam bands and a pioneer of Southern rock, they don't make them like that anymore. … Continue reading Allman Brothers, 1970
Once again WordPress has made changes to its site and once again I have to learn a new set of rules for writing posts and managing the dashboard. Why do they keep making these changes? Is there a groundswell for new rules that confuse WordPress users who are still learning the old rules? For instance, … Continue reading Anyone Else Annoyed By New WordPress Layout?
A couple of weeks ago my internet began to cut out. I called my ISP, a local provider, and they detected the problem online. They contacted AT&T, but they’re only responsible for phone line (I still use DSL) up to the phone box on the building I live in, then it becomes Cruzio’s (ISP) responsibility. … Continue reading I Have No Internet!
Normally I mourn the closing of an old year as the new year approaches, but this is 2020, and I think most everyone is looking forward to see it come to a swift and irreversible end. The reasons are numerous and well known so I won't attempt to list them all here, I'd probably forget … Continue reading Hello, December! Only One More Month To Go!
For the longest time I thought of inspiration as events from real life that made such an impression upon me that I had to write about them. People often speak of inspiration as the result of an artistic accomplishment so remarkable that it influenced others to pursue their own artistic drives, and there are a … Continue reading What Is Inspiration?
Hello readers! I finally updated my About bio page on my site, and made it easier for thankful and generous readers to make a small donation. Stay safe everyone. via About/Tip Jar
Hi all. I've been so busy on other writing projects that I realized I've been neglecting my website like a delinquent parent. The shame! So naturally I decided to write this post so I don't fall behind in the massive clutter that is cyberspace. What has happened in my life? Not much, just enduring the … Continue reading Posting Because I Haven’t Posted Lately
My employer sells product to hospitals so I've still been able to work during this pandemic, which gives me an opportunity to get out of the house and traverse through my less peopled city. It is strangely calming to see so much less activity despite the circumstances, and even though being out does increase my … Continue reading Life During COVID-19
Just wanted to express my gratitude to my new email followers. I haven't had time to thank everyone individually, but since you're now on my email list I know you'll be receiving this thank you post. And now that I finally placed an Follow Me on my web page I hope to reach more people, … Continue reading Thank You To All My New Email Followers
A friend from college who's been making industrial films for 25 years allowed me to guest post on his blog Tales From The Set, a behind the scenes look at his film making. My post is about the making of my live TV show Pacific Television Theater and is called Tales From The Studio. In … Continue reading Tales From The Studio