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Saturday, December 13, 2008

  Not dead, only resting

I'm not dead, only resting. I'd left the country for a few weeks and got out of the habit of writing in english - or reading... and I'm way behind on email... and frankly so many things are going wrong for me and the world that I would just rather just ignore the world for a while.

Take the auto industry bailout - or the 22% decline of the dollar against the yen - or the increasing likelihood of hyperinflation next year - or any of a dozen environmental disasters... please?

There are too many other things to do that provide balance to me, than pay attention to the news. I've been working on some good audio software... and I've been gigging 3 nights a week - which was always my dream for retirement - covering songs like "Proud Mary", and "Coming into Los Angeles", "She caught the Katy", and a dozen others that I grew up on...

I have a few stories on my voice recorder stacked up that I'll get up here sooner or later, one's a conversation with a cab driver in Fort Lauderdale that described the celebration of a downtrodden neighborhood there to Obama's election - it wasn't all that different from the Sandinista election - except it featured AK-47s instead of rocket launchers.

So my apologies for the lack of posts or responses to email. I'll get back on top of things sooner or later. Feliz Navidad, in advance....

Enjoy life while you can.

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brightest blessings and joy...i'm glad you are okay!

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