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You Be Wasting Your Money Up There

Book: Black Swan Green

Author: David Mitchell

Music: One in Ten

Composer/Artist: UB40

UB40’s Labour of Love is a favourite of mine but lacks utterly the political punch of… 211 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Next DOOR Neighbors

Downtown Altamont, MO is almost a ghost town, although the village itself sports a population of (I think) 209. Yet, the only business it has is a towing service, which has an old tired/retired gas pump out front. 151 more words


Bankhead: A Ghost town in Banff

Bankhead, Alberta was a small coal mining town that existed in the early twentieth century, in Banff National Park. The mine was located at Cascade Mountain, which contains high grade anthracite coal deposits. 47 more words


east lansing

feeling like cedar trees
sprouting up over tiny weeds,
finally breathing firsthand air – free

role reversal, roundabout
rules we used to break, now tout… 18 more words


Quick Listen: Angeleno by Sam Outlaw

Like Dawes, Sam Outlaw hails from Los Angeles. But unlike Dawes, Outlaw doesn’t channel Laurel Canyon folk on his album but a kind of country more akin to fellow Californian Dwight Yoakam. 100 more words