Pink Gloyd And The Endless River…Of Scarves, Marbles And Fake Backstage Passes.

-originally published on Crooked Lullabies, 10/12/14. am a Pink Floyd completest. If the band officially releases any licensed product—music product, I mean—I feel compelled to hastily purchase said product. Frankly, this compulsion is a curse. Why? Besides spending nearly every dime earned as a teenage stock clerk at Kmart on imported bootlegged concerts and rare … Continue reading Pink Gloyd And The Endless River…Of Scarves, Marbles And Fake Backstage Passes.

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The Proud Highway…To Jersey Shore, PA?

originally published in Crooked Lullabies, 3/5/13. “And it is a good morning indeed: for I have a job… I take over as the sports editor of the Jersey Shore Herald-a morning paper serving Jersey Shore, Lock Haven, and Williamsport. I shall leave for Williamsport next weekend.”  -Hunter S. Thompson, in a letter to Lt. Col. Frank Campbell … Continue reading The Proud Highway…To Jersey Shore, PA?

Something In The River

-originally published in Crooked Lulabies, 12/8/16. During the workweek, I park about a mile from the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas—where I'm employed—to avoid the downtown Pittsburgh parking fees. I walk to work. Along the way I pass Mercy Behavioral Health—psychiatric facility, a Salvation Army—drug and alcohol rehab, the Allegheny County Jail, the Renewal … Continue reading Something In The River