Tag Archives: Oliver Twist

“Gin toddies — large measures –“

…”no skimping if you please … I rough it I love it Life is a game of chance I never tire of it Lead in a merry dance …” Posting this clip for oh, too many reasons to count.

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Where I Come From: Music, TV, Movies

A collage of childhood. And then came …. … and everything changed. In my memory it changed overnight. No longer was I interested in bowl-cut Lance Kerwin, struggling against the school bully. No longer was I interested in the problems … Continue reading

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1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

Jessa Crispin has an interesting interview with Peter Boxall, editor of 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die. I loved what Boxall said at the end: “Having benefited from an extraordinary number of emails and letters as well as … Continue reading

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