Tag Archives: Northwest Florida

More Than Money

I read this post on Facebook about the Law of Attraction. Checked out the free videos, too. For a fee, I would be given a secret prosperity prayer and an amazing attraction amulet. I pressed the “Thank you, no” icon, … Continue reading

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Heaven’s Door

I won’t pull all the way into his driveway. Joey’s biological, maternal grandfather. The man Joey calls “Pops.” I call him “Pig.” Among other things but, this mornin’, I told myself, “Clean up your language, man. What kind of example … Continue reading

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The How, Why and What of Things

I don’t know how things happen. I don’t know how I came to have a grandson without having any children. I don’t know how I came to play piano without having a single lesson. And the songs, the poems, the … Continue reading

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So Help Me God

  I’m sittin’ in my car stealin’ McDonald’s wifi. My girl sent me a message. She says she loves me. I don’t know why this is so hard for me to believe but I deal with it by tellin’ myself, … Continue reading

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First Time For Everything.

October 1st, 1977: I had been on a Continental Trailways Bus for almost three days. I was in bad shape. I had the shakes, I was hearin’ and seein’ things. All through the long night before, the wheels on the … Continue reading

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If You Post It, The Answer Will Come

This weekend was a bust as far as gigs go. Two shows cancelled due to rain and reluctance to pay. I usually use this time for woodshedding….creating new tunes, learning a few more covers but I am more interested this … Continue reading

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Makin’ Rounds

My friend’s in the hospital. His left leg went out on him. He tried to step up 4 inches from ground to porch deck but, instead, his leg folded and he collapsed. Friends helped him to someone’s van and he was driven … Continue reading

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