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I Went Not Down To The Crossroads

"Usually a person will accept a known risk rather than blaze off into the unknown." ~Louis L'Amour¹ For 15 straight years I...

Remembering Stevie Ray Vaughan 25 Years Later

Today (August 27, 2015) will mark the 25th anniversary of Stevie Ray Vaughan's death. The word "anniversary" is usually assoc...

Will A Quote Cure Writer's Block?

I'm powered by quotes. Did God not create the universe with the word? (Think Nikola Tesla here: If you wish to understand the universe ...

Memories But No Photographs

The blog title is a spin on the Jim Croce song Photographs and Memories. Jim Croce was one of my father's favorite musicians. Back in...

Celebrating Father's Day 2015 on Social Media

Celebrated Father's Day 2015 by posting memories of my father on social media, which include the 28th anniversary of the motorcycle trip...

28th Anniversary of Three Month Motorcycle Trip Called the Big One

It's approaching midnight where I'm at and 28 years ago today, on June 20, 1987, my father and I had left Phoenix, Arizona on our mo...

Some Jimi Hendrix Trivia

I was reading an eerie article about how Eric Clapton was the last person to see three famous guitar players before they died! Those would...

Darkside Johnny and Larry Thunder: All Along The Watchtower Cover

Kicking off my music blog with an improvised version of, All Along the Watchtower , featuring Larry Thunder on vocals. He came over to show ...


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