(1981-2018) ELO at The Fabulous Forum Electric Light Orchestra has been a favorite of mine since I bought the Out of the Blue album during my last year in High School. I last saw ELO in 1981 at the Forum …

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I came to know about the book, The Go Giver, when a reader of my newsletter, Neil, suggested I read it. It is a book that has been around for a decade. I am surprised I hadn’t heard about it …

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Everything is happening according to plan… chaotically. I normally wake between 5:00a and 5:30a. Occasionally I will sleep in on a Saturday or Sunday. Not often, but it does happen. It is always harder to flow of conscious write if …

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This 11-episode story told the story of boys from the Bronx and the birth of Hip Hop. Once we got through the first 3 episodes, we were hooked. It is a binge-worthy series. Set in 1977, the cultural references were …

A while ago we finished up “The Get Down” on Netflix Read more »

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Why do we keep secrets? (It is said that a secret is something you tell one person at a time…) Perhaps to protect someone, or to gain advantage. What if there were no secrets? What if everything in your mind …

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Forget your hexagrams, you’ll soon feel fine. Stop looking at the stars, you don’t live under the signs. Don’t mess with Gypsies, or have your fortune read. Keep your tables on the floor, and don’t listen to the dead. The …

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While listening to “Peace, Love, and Sunday Morning” on “The Sound“I heard “On the Eve of Destruction”, a great song, and once again-relevant. I immediately thought of “Bullfrogs and Butterflies”, both songs are by Barry McGuire. Really, same guy. Change …

If you always do what you always did, you will always get what you always got! Read more »