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Thanks to Dave Davies

I’m not like everybody else I cannot swim in seas of happiness drown in warm sunshine and float in pools of endless positive thinking. I guess I’m just not built that way that I’m missing that critical piece that allows … Continue reading

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Travelling Mind

Jaded and bitter but calm like claiming the best seat on a crowded bus that you had to fight to get on. Lighting a victory cigarette to calm the nerves as the bus rolls out of a conquered city and … Continue reading

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January Blues

There are still Christmas lights clinging to everyone’s eaves. Holiday wreaths are still hung on everyone’s doors. All of those “Seasons Greetings!” cards are still tacked on to the fridge. It feels rude to throw them out, even when attachment … Continue reading

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A Shovel (Free Writing Exercise)

I haven’t dug my own grave yet, but I did buy a shovel. Because when you know that things are going to go wrong, you don’t stand in the way of letting them go that way. You let all of … Continue reading

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Dismantling and Rebuilding the Rolling Stone Magazine 50 Best Albums of 2014 (Part 6 and Revised List)

As I mentioned before, I am dismantling, rebuilding, and reviewing all of the albums on the Rolling Stone Magazine Top 50 of 2014 list. The introduction to this process is here, and you should read it so that you can … Continue reading

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Dismantling and Rebuilding the Rolling Stone Magazine 50 Best Albums of 2014 (Part 5)

As I mentioned before, I am dismantling, rebuilding, and reviewing all of the albums on the Rolling Stone Magazine Top 50 of 2014 list. The introduction to this process is here, and you should read it so that you can … Continue reading

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Dismantling and Rebuilding the Rolling Stone Magazine 50 Best Albums of 2014 (Part 4)

As I mentioned before, I am dismantling, rebuilding, and reviewing all of the albums on the Rolling Stone Magazine Top 50 of 2014 list. The introduction to this process is here, and you should read it so that you can … Continue reading

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