The Rolling Stones · Uncategorized

Never, Ever, Ever Stopped

https://youtu.be/Nqp2stVMVjM I became a Rolling Stones aficionado at the age of six.  My sister’s record player in the next room rotated at 45 rpm’s as I pretended to sleep.  I knew the words and the tunes to the early songs.  My dolls had concerts in the Barbie fashion house that I got for Christmas.  Great… Continue reading Never, Ever, Ever Stopped

Grace on Broadway · Paper Moon · Uncategorized

Much More Than A Paper Moon

It wasn’t the scantily dressed gal sitting in the paper moon--times two--that grabbed me.  Although that, in and of itself, is intriguing.  She could be a show girl from Ziegfeld’s Follies, or Earl Carroll’s Vanities or George White’s Scandals.  Her cardboard sea is quite possibly the stage in the New Amsterdam Theater—when it was still… Continue reading Much More Than A Paper Moon

Learned Something New · Uncategorized

Crooners, Robocalls, Hippies & Ghosts

"If you haven't learned anything new today, you are not paying attention...."  I’ve paid attention all month and so far have learned the following: There are ghosts on my street--and they dance! Not really.  Explanation: Sewer grates line the street. On cold nights steam rises out of the sewer, a sight you cannot see with the naked eye.… Continue reading Crooners, Robocalls, Hippies & Ghosts

Learned Something New · Uncategorized

Glad Tidings in the U.S. Mail

"If you haven't learned anything new today, you are not paying attention...."  I did not even have to pay attention today. I found out that there are good people in the world—despite of—well, everything.  Sometimes the tainted views overwhelm and one wonders what is to become of the world—things seems to be so out of… Continue reading Glad Tidings in the U.S. Mail