My Savage Breast

No, this isn’t a post about my first sexual encounter. (An interesting story, but don’t hold your breath waiting to read about it.) This actually deals with the musical influences I’ve had over the years. As with most, my initial influence was my family. My parents contributed big band and movie soundtracks – Glen Miller … Continue reading “My Savage Breast”

It All Counts For Something

Back in the summer of 1980, a US Census office opened near my neighborhood. Like some local friends, I filled out an application and took the entrance exam. (It was frightfully easy.) My friend Andrew’s mom was a supervisor there, and she later confided in me that I’d scored the highest test grade of anybody … Continue reading “It All Counts For Something”