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To Fly

My grandfather died when I was 6 years old.  I have few, vague memories of the man.  Yet one returns time and time again.   He was standing at the end of a long hallway as my family entered the door.  … Continue reading

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Defining Moments

There are moments in time.  Defining moments.  We may not know them when they happen, but they happen.  They happen all the time.  Some are personal. Some impact our families, our communities, or nation or even our lanet.  They happen … Continue reading

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The Unexpected, Inexplicable and Inspiring Benefits of Having a Garage Sale.

We are moving and we are downsizing and as the date of our changes approaches it was time to reduce the inventory of our possessions and inventory – perhaps to make a few bucks, and perhaps to find new homes … Continue reading

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Peter Bergman: Come Out and Play

For a too brief, few years I worked with the Firesign Theatre and we created a PBS special, we got Sony to re-release their albums, and we got  a deal with NPR that lead to the release of ‘All Things … Continue reading

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Reflections on an ordinary, extraordinary February weekend

As I write this, an amazing event is taking place in the Bryce Jordan Center on the Penn State University campus.  It’s called THON.  It is a dance marathon in its simplest description.  It is, by many reports, the largest … Continue reading

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Idyll Talk

[As part of my ‘re-invention’ journey, (see my previous post: Re-Inventing Me (A Personal Note)  it was suggested that I dust off my ‘creative writing’ efforts.  Actually, I was made to promise that I would write more!  To get the ‘juices … Continue reading

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Re-Inventing Me (A Personal Note)

An open letter to friends, associates…and any other interested parites who may stumble upon this. This is unlike any of my previous blogs and posts.  This is personal. You may find this awkward, uncomfortable or inappropriate, for which I apologize.  … Continue reading

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2012: In the Time of Our Lives

What’s that oft-quoted Confucius line: “May you live in interesting times?” Oh, we do.  We do. By some accounts, the phrase is considered a curse.  To my mind, it is reality – hard and fast. We do live in ‘interesting’ … Continue reading

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Pick Yourself Up, Dust Yourself Off

Whew. Another holiday season has come and gone.  Now, we calculate the returns and profit margins and wait for the analysts, consultants and pundits to tell us how our industry performed this year. But you already know, don’t you? As … Continue reading

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Joe Paterno: Please Explain it All to Me

I’m actually not asking Joe Paterno to explain anything, at least not yet.  I’m asking the media, the bloggers, the police, the courts and everyone else who has called for his head on a stake – while gladly and loudly … Continue reading

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