Monthly Archives: April 2020

Virtual SXSW Film Festival on Amazon Prime

COVID-19 disrupted my life over 7 weeks ago when they announced the cancellation of SXSW the day after we arrived in Austin for SXSW Edu. As disappointing as that cancellation was to me, it was devastating to hundred of filmmakers … Continue reading

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A Few Near Careers

“The shortest distance between two points is rarely any fun.” I’ve explained a little before about some of the twists in my so-called career pathway. I’ve written about a few odd jobs along the way. Today I’ll share some of … Continue reading

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Earth Day 2020

Happy 50th Earth Day! That’s right — we have now been celebrating Earth Day for a half-century. One day a year, we pause (maybe) to consider our environment and our impact on Mother Earth. The other days, well, that’s kinda … Continue reading

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Friday Freebies for Easter Weekend

Recently, I’ve posted a number of lists of freebies, from music to movies to artwork to books to virtual tours. At the risk of becoming repetitive, here’s another list of more freebies. I mean — who doesn’t love free? Andrew … Continue reading

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Farewell to John Prine

John Prine wrote and sang simple, soulful songs that ranged from deeply and painfully poignant to wonderfully whimsical. He’s been in my heart and mind since I first heard his debut album back in the early 70’s. One of my … Continue reading

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Songs of Will T. Massey — “Each Other’s Angel”

Will recorded this and 4 other songs for a limited-release gift CD he sent out one time. I was one of the lucky recipients and have always loved this particular song. I’ve seen a thousand dreams in your eyes And … Continue reading

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