Monthly Archives: July 2011

The Step Show

  The Step Show From Vaudeville Everyville and Nowhereville they came high stepping and dancing barely escaping that hooked cane boogie for a dime strum a tune for a dollar hollerin for one drink at a time knowing to prove … Continue reading

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Steelhouse of Tweet

Recently, I was approached to participate in a show at the August House Studio www.augusthousestudio.com.  It was a unique exhibition entitled “Birds I Have Known” with a number of artists asked to produce their interpretation of a birdhouse.  Simple enough … Continue reading

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Title Bout

This post goes out to my old friend Petey.  He’s always loved this piece.  I’m not certain whether it’s because he’s a rabid boxing fan, his Italian lineage, or the circumstances under which the poem was created. We had just … Continue reading

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