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…

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…

Bad Mother Breakfast

Hi there to you over there, yeah you over there by yourself. I get it, the holidays are upon us. In two more days people will be gathering with family, defiantly and some in protest. I think it is funny. I was an expert at getting out of going to family gatherings, well, that’s just…

Ghosts of holidays past

Good morning and good Sunday to you where ever in the world you are reading this. It is November 22, 2020 and that holiday looms, you know the one. Me, for years I have shied away from holidays, well, going to celebrate at other people homes because of issues from my past that I needed…