Monthly Archives: January 2015

She’s An Eagle When She Flies


Dolly Parton was born January 19, 1946 which means she turned sixty-nine this week.  Unbelievable.  From the time she became famous when she teamed up with Porter Wagoner on his television show in 1967, Dolly has been a permanent presence … Continue reading

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X Marks the Spot


Last week I found a journal that I wrote in February, 1992, twenty-three years ago next month.  This is how it began: I have always wanted to be an artist.  You know, the kind that paints beautiful pictures with oils … Continue reading

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…And Your So-Called Social Security…


One of my favorite country singers and songwriters, Merle Haggard, wrote one of my favorite songs, Big City with lyrics that are much more meaningful to me in 2015 than they were in 1981 when I first heard them.     … Continue reading

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