Archive for September 2017

It's literally been over a week, and my ears and mind are still abuzz with the sights and sounds of Riot Fest!

It's literally been over a week, and my ears and mind are still abuzz with the sights and sounds of Riot Fest!
Wow! Let me say it again… Wow! Riot Fest 2017 lived up to any and all hype that was abound about it.  Was there hype about it?  I actually don’t know, but for a lineup that I heard more than one person voice as “weak”, I had an amazing time! Amazing!!! This was my 5th... Read more »

An Open Letter to Col. Jeffrey Powers, USMC

An Open Letter to Col. Jeffrey Powers, USMC
Marine Col. Jeffrey A. Powers, Recently, an acquaintance posted a letter, attributed to you.   I’ve gone on to see it in a few other places as well. Commissioner, I’ve been a season pass holder at Yankee Stadium, Yale Bowl and Giants Stadium. I missed the ’90-’91 season because I was with a battalion of Marines in... Read more »

Staring Down the Second Half

Staring Down the Second Half
I have no misgiving about the fact that I am now living in the second half of my life. As I think back, I can’t remember ever thinking about reaching this point in life. As a kid, I knew life was uncertain. People close to me died suddenly.  Sometimes naturally…sometimes violently.  That is the nature... Read more »
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