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I don't write to right. I write so that others might. You can know the word but not the author

I don't write to right. I write so that others might. You can know the word but not the author


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I don't write to right. I write so that others might. You can know the word but not the author






Gary Hoey Our Christmas Tradition And New Tour

NEON HIGHWAY BLUES, steering its 11 tracks with the confidence and assuredness of a veteran and the freshness of someone who's still in the process of discovery and refinement -- with the help of famous friends such as Eric Gales, Lance Lopez, Josh Smith and Hoey's 17-year-old son Ian Hoey. "I really wanted to make sure this album had a lot of blues on it," says Hoey, who self-produced NEON HIGHWAY BLUES and recorded it at his home studio in New Hampshire. “I kept sticking to the blues and...


Pod Crashing Episode 130 with AJ Daulerio From Really Good Shares

Pod Crashing Episode 130 with AJ Daulerio from the podcast Really Good Shares Really Good Shares is a recovery podcast - part interview show, part experimental storytelling collaboration. We talk about recovery from all kinds of things: car crashes, identity crises, drugs, alcohol, ego. Each episode features a Share from a guest about how they got by and musical accompaniment from legendary soul singer Swamp Dogg. Even if you're not in recovery, these stories have something to teach. RGS is...


Chelsea Handler The Vaccinated And Horney Tour

Chelsea Handler is a comedian, television host, best-selling author and advocate whose humor and candor have established her as one of the most celebrated voices in entertainment and pop culture. After a strong seven-year run as the host of E!’s top-rated Chelsea Lately, a tenure in which Handler was the only female late-night talk show host on-air, she then launched her documentary series Chelsea Does followed by her talk show Chelsea on Netflix in 2016. She has penned six best-selling...


The Daily Mess Divided States Of America

Most people can't tell the difference between true journalism and opinion. So I ask, "What have you learned?" Have our hearts been open enough to learn? Are we really the Divided States Of America? The Carolina's have become a huge melting pot over the past 20 months. People from all over the nation have moved here. I'm not seeing division.


20th Anniversary Of Nickelback's Silver Side Up Album

On September 11th, 2001, Nickelback released the album that would change their lives, Silver Side Up. Neer Perfect Productions has produced an hour-long nationwide radio special celebrating the album's 20th anniversary. It contains new interviews with Chad and Michael Kroeger along with nine songs off the album including "How You Remind Me," "Never Again," "Woke Up This Morning" and "Too Bad."


Play It Forward Episode 341 With Louis Prima Jr Hey Skinny Santa

This is Play It Forward. Real people. Real stories. The struggle to Play It Forward. Episode 341 with Louis Prima Jr creator and performer of Hey Skinny Santa. "Hey Skinny Santa" is a new holiday single which will also be included as a bonus track on Louis Prima Jr. & The Witnesses upcoming 2022 full-length album. The band kicks off their holiday live tour on December 1st! Louis Prima Jr. and the Witnesses are bringing Prima music into the 21st century. Not content to sit on the legacy...


Re-Functioning Our Dysfunctional

Where are you on the map? How do you prepare? With so much being laid out at one time, the importance of being present is a priority of truth and love. All things must be forgiven so that souls can heal. Being part of a dysfunctional family has inspired television and movie writers to bring interesting stories forward. But you can't compare the reality of dysfunctional and the effects it has beyond the presence of the modern day family.


Susan Goldberg Releases The Book The 21st Century

National Geographic introduces kids to Breaking the News: What’s Real, What’s Not, and Why the Difference Matters. According to Pew Research Center, as of 2017 approximately two-thirds of people report receiving some — if not all — of their news from social media. In this timely and relevant title, National Geographic Kids shines a light on the history of news to reveal where we started, how far we've come, and the serious impact that misinterpretation and misinformation can have on the...


The Daily Mess Don't Make It About Me

Flashbacks of holiday's past. Or would that be passed? Either way we're still searching for the what's in it for me victory. A new challenge this season. Start saying, "Don't make it about me." It will do amazing things to not only you but everyone around you. Don't make it about me. It takes the pressure of your personal circle. Too many people are so worried about having the perfect holiday. Stop. Don't make it about me. If things don't pay off for them then they're the instant host next...


Nigel Lythgoe From The All New Triad Combat

New ring. New rules. No holding back. The future of combat sports has arrived with a revolutionary new team sport known as Triad Combat which incorporates boxing and MMA rules in an aggressive, action-packed and fast-paced format. In Triad Combat, professional boxers compete against professional mixed martial arts fighters in a specially designed triangular ring over two-minute rounds. Designed to level the playing ground between boxing and MMA, fighters use crossover gloves and are allowed...


Play It Forward Episode 340 With John O'Hurley And David Frei NBC;s Natl Dog Show

This is Play It Forward. Real people. Real stories. The struggle to Play It Forward. Episode 340 with actor John O’Hurley and canine expert David Frei. The National Dog Show Presented by Purina” will be hosted by award-winning TV personality, author and Broadway star John O’Hurley (“Seinfeld,” “Dancing with the Stars”), and expert analyst and American Kennel Club-licensed judge David Frei, who is one of America’s foremost authorities on the sport. NBC correspondent and sports broadcasting...


I Hope You Made It

Headed into our second Thanksgiving wearing masks. Just a documentation for the generations that will somehow find this somewhere in the future. In movies people live happily ever after inside two hours. This pandemic isn't budging. The day of making predictions is what we did in 2019. Uncertainty in 2021 is still king.


Ryan Jay Reviews House Of Gucci, A Boy Called Christmas and Encanto

Here we are! The official start of the triple crown of holidays. Hollywood has shown up. Ryan Jay reviews Gucci calling it a fashion drama success. Gaga has proven once again how incredible she is on the theater screen. Then we're off to A Boy Called Christmas. Who was Santa before we all knew him? Maggie Smith is an amazing storyteller. And what about Disney's Encanto? Ryan Jay says 90 seconds into the film you're hooked.


The Daily Mess Stop The Chase

When the body hurts so bad the imagination is left in a state of not meeting goals. Teaching your inner system tp reach through walls and mountains is an everyday delivery. The greatest moments aren't always the big things. It's the little ones. In all things there's always an opportunity. That's when we begin to chase things only to find ourselves knee deep in being a used to be. Instead putting your entire being into chance do it one fingerprint at a time. The rest of your body will learn...


Play It Forward Episode 339 With Chrstopher Chacon From Paranormal Activity

This is Play It Forward. Real people. Real stories. The struggle to Play It Forward. Episode 339 with director Christopher Chacon from Paranormal Activity Next of Kin. The fan-favorite horror film franchise is back, with the new installment PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: NEXT OF KIN, just in time for Halloween. In Paramount+ Original Movie, a documentary filmmaker follows Margot (Emily Bader) as she heads to a secluded Amish community, in the hopes of meeting and learning about her long-lost mother...


The Lyrics From Billys Forest Chapter 271

Sitting across from the very places where you learned of a very close person's passing. Not everyone can do that. Facing the departure. Walking without the weight of what you used to have. Learning how to live beyond. It requires a relationship with their spiritual energy. I find it to be very present while writing. It's your choice if you want others to see it. But keeping them present in your creative flow is a valuable source of keeping connected. The body may be gone but their vibrations...


Allyson Johnson Releases The Book 1,000 Perfect Weekends

After more than a year of stay-at-home orders and quarantines—and just in time for the holidays—National Geographic is bringing back wanderlust with the release of a new photography-driven book: 1,000 Perfect Weekends. Whether you are interested in discovering a new destination or revisiting a familiar location, everyone can agree that it is time again to spark your curiosity to explore. With innovative travel ideas and alluring images, 1,000 Perfect Weekends features a thousand dream...


The Daily Mess Belonging To This Moment

What is looked upon as being a day of rest? God took the 7th day off. This side of the lockdown it's very difficult to say no when accepting a yes means you're part of a team and or circle. People aren't talking religion, politics and vaccinated but they will share conversations about binge watching television. Our people skills suck right now. A recent news article said the most dangerous person in America is an angry white male. We aren't resting. We keep pushing. Not just your job but the...


C.T.C.S. Episode 15 Grumpy Turkeys

I’m C.T. When I’m not hosting podcasts I’m in the real world. Everybody has to work. My job is C.S. Customer Service. Solutions, relationships and generating motivation to keep my team pumped and connected to every guest who chose to stop in to pick up a few things or large baskets with everything. This is C.T.C.S. Episode 15 Grumpy Turkey’s


Play It Forward Episode 338 With Richard Carpenter The Musical Legacy

This is Play It Forward. Real people. Real stories. The struggle to Play It Forward. Episode 338 with Richard Carpenter. The definitive biography of one of the most enduring and endeared recording artists in history-the Carpenters-is told for the first time from the perspective of Richard Carpenter, through more than 100 hours of exclusive interviews and some 200 photographs from Richard's personal archive, many never published. After becoming multimillion-selling, Grammy-winning...