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How Old are You? … Really??

I enjoy celebrating milestones … but I’ve come to strongly dislike dividing my life up into years. We all know we have but a finite number of “years” on this Earth. However, we have the opportunity to experience an infinite … Continue reading

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I Want to Love Snow Again!!

As a child growing up in the Carolinas, I loved the snow!  Or at least I loved the prospect of snow.  It never really snowed all that much and when it did, it was the occasion for great celebration. Winter in … Continue reading

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“1969: A Song for Betty”

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What once was old is now new again!

Have you ever had the opportunity to revisit you youth? As a teenager in 1967, I was the lucky recipient of this Silvertone guitar made by the Harmony Company and sold through Sears. It was my first acoustic guitar after … Continue reading

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How Old Are You?

How old are you?  Before you answer, ask yourself this question. How old would you be … if you didn’t know how old you were? I’ve always been fascinated by that expression and intrigued by the possibilities. Satchel Paige, the … Continue reading

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Gambling Fever and My Buffalo Nickels

I was once a compulsive gambler. It was only for a short while … and I got better. Here’s what happened. About the time I turned 14, my friends and I began to hang out at the pool hall. Most … Continue reading

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