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He’s got a green guitar, Emerald Isle green, and his hair is snow white now, but his voice still rings like a Tibetan bell. I don’t care that the decades have given him more wisdom than he had when he … Continue reading

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Rest In Peace, Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela died today. He was not a saint, by any measure, but he was a giant of a man who lived a life worth living. He struggled and fought to bring humanity and justice and freedom to the people … Continue reading

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Real or shut

“Who is more to be pitied, a writer bound and gagged by policemen or one living in perfect freedom who has nothing more to say?” – Kurt Vonnegut Say something real or shut the fuck up. (That last sentence was … Continue reading

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