Category Archives: Money

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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Drive By Audition

I don’t care about the debate. I know who’s going to get my vote. And, for me, the first Tuesday in November can’t get here soon enough. Besides, I’ve got more important things on my mind. Like, where’s the $500 … Continue reading

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Labor Day Weekend Viva La Difference Gospel Fiesta 

It’s quiet around here today, Monday, September 5,  Labor Day.  But, last night there was some noise.  There was the usual noise made by this guy who is always wanting to provide drink, smoke and blow for the band. The … Continue reading

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