Category Archives: A Journey back in time

Remembering Don Brown and the Cobweb Corner

Don Brown During  the summer of 1969,   I began  listening  to the Cobweb Corner, Don Brown’s radio program, on LA FM station KRHM.  He was the guide to my journey into the past through his radio program and his … Continue reading

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Remembering Don Brown and the Jazz Man Record Shop

After my visit to Cousin Walter’s house, I started making a monthly trip out to the Jazz Man Record Shop in Santa Monica near Pico and Sepulveda.  Cary Ginell has written Hot Jazz For Sale, a great book on the Jazz … Continue reading

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Hey California! Need to conserve water?

Forget about water saving toilets, here is the real deal on saving water:  build an outhouse in your backyard.  You can do it in four easy steps: 1.  Get your Uncle Walt to build an outhouse for you (not pictured.)  … Continue reading

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Another personal note

Today would have been my parents 70th Wedding Anniversary.  I remember I took them out for a nice quiet dinner overlooking the golf course in 1994, their fiftieth.  I was 45 years old and they were both in their 80’s. … Continue reading

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On this Valentine’s Day, a special Valentine to Shirley Temple, R.I.P.

There is a tinge of sadness this Valentine’s Day with the passing of America’s little sweetheart from long ago, Shirley Temple.  Looking at her now through adult eyes, she was an incredibly talented  and brilliant actress with a wonderful personality. … Continue reading

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The Catrobat, My Second Novel, is now available.

  I’m pleased to announce that my second novel, The Catrobat, is now available from Amazon as a Kindle edition.  In the U.S., you can purchase it here.  In Canada, you can purchase it here. Email me for other Countries. … Continue reading

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