Born to Run

BOOK:                Born to Run, Bruce Springsteen AUTHOR:           PUBLISHER:      Simon and Schuster STAR RATING:   4 out of 5   I’ve just today finished reading Born To Run, Bruce Springsteen’s autobiography.  Took me a while.  Which is fair enough, since it took … [Read more…]

Living a Life With Gratitude

We don’t celebrate Thanksgiving on this side of the gigantic pond they call The Atlantic Ocean.  This is not necessarily a problem.  What might be a problem, is our tendency not to give thanks enough.  If at all.  Which is such a pity – even a tragedy.  Because living a life with brings manifold benefits and gifts. … [Read more…]

Music and Depression. Is there a link?

  Have you noticed that a lot of musicians have been coming out lately?  Last month, it was the great – bastion of masculinity.  And just this week, the sublime .  No, I’m not talking about sexuality.  I am talking about depression. This is notable on a number of levels.  I think it’s wonderful that … [Read more…]