In Chicago, if you want to have a jam band in your apartment, it’s helpful to have neighbors who are doing equally loud things.
Bob Marley died in 1981, Peter Tosh in 1987, but their spirits remain strong, especially in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Flatbush.
Emile was my college dorm neighbor and a decent musician. He also inspired a song by Chris Pearson.
Many folks still look back to The Great Gatsby idea of New York in the summer, everyone wants a Long Island escape, but there is no place I would rather be than sweating with the masses in the Big Apple. Continue reading NYC Summer 2019
My pet rat Albert died in fall of 1988. He was buried in an empty lot behind Bret Harte Elementary School.