Monthly Archives: November 2008

my home town

The ‘Family Dollar’ is the old, old Winn-Dixie grocery store (not to be concerned with the old, old, old or just old W-D, which has been in four different locations). The Starbucks is located in the former Western-Auto.

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who?

“aging ravers who spend their somewhat pointless lives trying to convince themselves that they have artistic natures and colorful personalities” – M. John Harrison (A,DV)

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always thinking I was just conflicted maybe I’m really intelligent

“I’ve always felt that a person’s intelligence is directly reflected by the number of conflicting points of view he can entertain simultaneously on the same topic.” Abigail Adams

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I’d say it was 50 cents well spent

‘Open’ by Blues Image (1970) It’s one of those instances where you’ve known something existed and were curious about “it” for a very long time but things never seemed to work out where you’d cross paths with “it”. Then one … Continue reading

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8:15 Thursday morning and msnbc.com still shows North Carolina as a ‘gray’ state. I feel no real emotion at finally picking my first winner in a Presidential election since Carter in ’76. My vote was more a protest against Bush … Continue reading

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I can’t seem to wash my hands of this

I am unable to see the word ‘Pilates’ without mentally prefacing it with ‘Pontius’.

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“What should young people do with their lives today? Many things, obviously. But the most daring thing is to create stable communities in which the terrible disease of loneliness can be cured.” Kurt Vonnegut (1922-2007) “The biggest social problem in … Continue reading

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