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Johnny B Goode

Johnny B Goode

Everywhere I went today, people were talking about Chuck Berry. In the church parking lot, at the little Mexican restaurant my mom and I go to breakfast, at my songwriters’ meeting, at the gym and later in the evening at dinner. Everybody had a story, something they had heard about […]

Lent

Lent

 

I went to church today, Ash Wednesday, with my mother. We arrived on time and I said hello and shook hands with Mike, the usher usually stationed on the east side of the church. We took our place in the last pew of the front section of the church, prayed the Confitor, listened […]

Talking Among Friends

My brother had an odd assortment of colorful friends with names like Bobo and Joe the Pump and his best friend, my uncle Henry. They weren’t the most educated bunch, but my brother did have a command of the English language thanks to my mother who made sure that we had every advantage in the […]