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TWENTY

  I suppose the first memory that we share of September 11, 2001, was that it was an absolutely gorgeous day. I always felt that September, especially in New York, was the best month of the year weather-wise. Of course, … Continue reading

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Before He Was Captain

Twenty-five years ago this month I took my children to see the Yankees play the Red Sox. We sat in Row X in the grandstands of the old Yankee Stadium. It was a Saturday afternoon September 21, 1996. Like most … Continue reading

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Fifty Years To Forever

There are times in our lives when momentous things occur for which we rarely are prepared. It’s as if we are acting in a play, and we walk onto the stage only to find we are in a production, unlike … Continue reading

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Hey Could You Give Me A Boost AKA Hit Me With Your Best Shot

I am only home a week after spending a beautiful three weeks in the Beautiful Bronx with my children and my gorgeous grandson. Traveling back to Florida went as well as traveling anywhere by air can go. Which is to … Continue reading

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These Are The Good Old Days…Really!

  Back in 1971, Carly Simon refrained that “These are the good old days.” She wasn’t wrong. Instead of pining over a time long ago when life was so much better than it is now, we were reminded that today … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Musings From Florida

Here we are, another Summer Saturday in the Sunshine State. Either my blood has sufficiently thinned to the point that I no longer feel the eternal heat that is Florida’s summer, or it really hasn’t been that hot…for Florida. We … Continue reading

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When Harry Sang

On July 16th it will be forty years since the world lost Harry Chapin. For those too young to know who he was, simply search on iTunes and download an album or two. At a time when singer-songwriters monopolized the … Continue reading

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Freaky Saturday

My Saturdays used to bring me to a park. I would either find myself amidst the park-goers of Central Park or among the Bleacher Creatures of Yankee Stadium. I have yet to discover my Florida park. Instead, my park-option has … Continue reading

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Rebel Rebel

Happy Fourth of July Everybody. Today is a good day to remember who we are and maybe who we want to be. We are the heirs of a noble experiment. A few men, yes, they were men and they were … Continue reading

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What Is A Father? What Is A Dad?

I wrote this a few years ago to commemorate Father’s Day. I wrote…A Father is the guy… I have updated this today and changed it to A Dad is the guy… It’s a clarification that needed to be made. Any … Continue reading

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