Influential X

Concluding the series recalling the top ten life and literary influencing albums in my collection (in no particular order), I hope you’ve enjoyed this journey with me. More than that, I hope maybe you’ve looked up some of the albums and artists I’ve included in my list, streamed some of the tunes … and maybe…

I Was A Fifty-One Year Old Flip-Flop Virgin

Miracles do happen. On occasion, an old dog can be taught a new trick. I'm living proof. Or, better ... my feet are living proof. Here's something very few of you know about me. Startling writer confession, are you ready? Intimate and personal. Here you go-- I was a fifty-one-year old flip-flip virgin.  It's true.…

FMM

Five Minute Memoir quip #431 I'm wondering ... How often do you suppose we unintentionally become the a$$- - - in someone else's story? I was on the beach yesterday as the tide was coming in. My wife and I had to move our chairs and all our gear back several yards to avoid being…

Influential III

Another blast from my musical past. Continuing this series on the most influential albums I listened to growing up (in no particular order), here's ... Post three of ten: Goodbye Yellow Brick Road by Elton John It's always best to start at the beginning – and all you do is follow the Yellow Brick Road.…