Bombs Away

How-dee! It’s Thursday December 3, 2020. Always wanted to say that like Minnie Pearl. Who dat? She is a comedienne who appeared at the Grand Ole Opry from 1940-1991. Not sure why I am thinking of her this morning but I wasn’t going to write in my very public diary, but I started working on…

Mixed Tapes

Greetings earthlings! How goes it? Really? How are you, yes, you out there alone and by yourself and thinking no one cares. It’s December 2, 2020 and you made it! A few months ago, I offered my email address artofthebeat@outlook.com to anyone that wanted to reach out if they had a question or just wanted…

Time Machines & Favorite Things

Hey now people! What’s going on? Everybody got their partridge in the pear trees all ready? That’s right, it is December 1st and you have made it! In the past 50 years, Christmas has really never been a holiday that has brought much joy, really. Well, I guess when I was a school kid, I…

Roll of the Dice

Howdy neighbors! You made it! It’s November 28, 2020 on this spinning blue orb and the sun will be shinning here in the Coachella Valley today. Usually, there would be a host of events going on around the valley but because of the rising numbers in the virus, a number of those activities have been…

Where You Make It – Rerun

Tomorrow is the day, ovens will be stuffed with birds and such, it is November 25, 2020 and I was looking at a post from the first week of last December 2019. Hubby and I had visited the Annual Indio Tamale Festival and I was looking forward to going back this year back then. I…