Havin’ a Good Time

 [HTML1] Yesterday it was my birthday I hung one more year on the line I should be depressed My life’s a mess But I’m having a good time — Paul Simon, Havin’ a Good Time* Sometimes a songwriter scores a bull’s-eye, connecting a lyric with an emotional state (mine, in this case). Yesterday was my […]

Thoughts on Lennon. And Marx.

Yesterday was John Lennon’s birthday. I know, because they celebrated the in Shreveport, with a rooftop concert at noon, and an evening concert/potluck supper. This got me to thinking back on the life – and death – of Lennon, and of how things have changed since that day, both for me and for the country.