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Postcards from a poet

Someone said he had borrowed the suit he was wearing from his brother. The distinguished but declining poet from New Orleans was the special guest at a poetry series in Mobile called Second Saturdays at the Lumber Yard CafĂ©. He … Continue reading

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New Orleans entertains me

The weekend of December 19-21, 2014 in New Orleans, I was fortunate enough to play solo shows at the Louisiana Music Factory, the Everette Maddox Memorial Poetry and Prose Series at the Maple Leaf Bar and do a guest spot … Continue reading

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Below the Level of the Sea

This is the story of a song that has taken on a life of its own. I have been lucky enough to spend time in New Orleans off and on for most of my life. In the 1980s, I began … Continue reading

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Truck stop cooking, “re-Kindled” (recipe included!)

It was a surprise to me when a friend told me she had added The All-American Truck Stop Cookbook to her Kindle library. It had been a treat for me to join Jim Clark and Ken Beck in writing the … Continue reading

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