Category Archives: Money

Not Yet

Sometimes I forget I’m a lucky man. Forty  Years ago, I was closing in on The last days of my life. I can’t say I Prayed for death coz I had long since  Stopped all form of prayer but, I … Continue reading

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Hey, Joe, tell Rover to Move Over

I am enjoying the change in temperature today.  Fifteen degrees cooler than Sunday.  I was able to set up my gear without one drop of sweat forming on my brow. My PA sounded crisp as I played a tribute to … Continue reading

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I’m Gettin’ There

It’s nice to have a room again.  A room that stays relatively comfortable during unbearably hot days.  A room I can walk into middle of the day and stretch out on the bed.  Two electric fans: one from the ceiling … Continue reading

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Besides, He’s No Crazy Chester

I moved in with my brother.  I was officially homeless seven months.  I’m not counting the two months I basically lived in my car and paid Chester rent coz my stuff was still in my room at the house he … Continue reading

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Weather Permitting 

The grey clouds have been hanging plump and low in the sky since this morning.  Had to wait over 3 hours for the storm to hit.  Thunder, lightening, wind and rain.  A mother and daughter in Mississippi, trapped in their … Continue reading

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Mixed Blessing 

Looks like the slow season for live music is gonna be a short one this year.  I’m already getting calls from clubs and restaurants wanting to book me February, March and April.  Solo and band. My band plays house rockin’, … Continue reading

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Up And At ‘Em

It’s a quiet Sunday morning here. The temperature has dropped and the nights are cool requiring a heavier blanket. The clocks fell back at 2am so the rising sun woke me at 5:37. I was sleeping on a metal swing … Continue reading

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