Monthly Archives: November 2016

It Has Begun: Santa Season Underway.

Each year, for almost two decades, my life flips upside down for six weeks. I put on the red suit, and Joe vanishes. This year, as is tradition, I started out with a charity event. Highlight? The little boy with … Continue reading



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A Little ‘splaining For The Arts Community

It’s been a while since I committed professional suicide. I’m overdue. I say that because I am a professional actor by all definitions. I’ve been in motion pictures (that’s me in the background, actually got paid once…,) television commercials, radio … Continue reading



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Another Excellent Day In My Life

Last Wednesday my God Daughter’s school had a ceremony honoring veterans. Her mother and father are both teachers. I will not put their names out here to protect their privacy. But I have to say that I love the whole … Continue reading



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An End Of The Week Veterans Day Mishmash.

This will be shorter than normal. Let’s start. President-elect Trump, I’ve found the starting point for draining the swamp: The V.A. While there are many fine professionals working there in clinician roles, the joint needs a draining of administrators. Prosecute … Continue reading



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In War: Resolution. In Defeat: Defiance. In Victory: Magnanimity. In Peace: Goodwill

I’m writing this as the results come in. The quote is from Sir Winston Churchill. I abide by it. As I pointed out four years ago, no tanks in the streets tomorrow. Count your blessings that you can head to … Continue reading



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