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Psychic Jay Bell Finds My Car Keys And Other Stuff

To understand the mystery of Psychic Jay Bell, we need to go back in time for a brief setting of the story, which finds me delivering singing telegrams, frequently dressed as a Flasher. It was the most fun job I … Continue reading

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April Fool – Practically Joking

Maybe it means I have the maturity of an unripe kumquat, but I’ve always loved a good practical joke. (Meaning: funny, and nobody gets hurt.) I confess I enjoy it even more when I’m the instigator. One Easter Sunday long … Continue reading

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How You Doin’? (Contest Winner!)

You brilliant, creative readers are weirdly wired. Thanks for making this contest such a blast. Your cleverness provoked sustained chuckling and occasional outright guffaws by yours truly. Determining the “winner” was no easy task, as some of you predicted. In … Continue reading

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Business And Life Lessons From Songwriting?

Yes, amazingly, there’s a correlation. Here’s a short list: 1. Influences Are Important Or at least count for a lot. For example, there are many great love songs in the world, but there are a lot of other songs — … Continue reading

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The Woman God Put On Earth To….

Many years ago John Denver introduced Tina Turner at the Grammys this way: “She’s the woman God put on earth to show other women how to dance in high heels.” This has nothing to do with high heels, dancing, Tina … Continue reading

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Laughter, Silliness, Songwriting, Creativity

Here’s an interview I did recently with emPower Music and Arts, about living the humor lifestyle. (A great website and resource, by the way.) Greg,sharing laughter sounds like a pretty fantastic job description, but I bet it’s harder than it … Continue reading

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Nuggets From Science and Consciousness

Some cogent thoughts and quotes from the just-finished Science and Consciousness Conference in Santa Fe, featuring Jean Houston, Sam Keen, Matthew Fox, Raymond Moody, Peter Russell, and others. (I emceed and inflicted myself on everybody in a comedy concert.) Jean … Continue reading

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Stay Comically Connected

It’s been quite a ride lately. Does the economic spin cycle leave you feeling hung out to dry? You’re not alone. Since the global economy is so interdependent, the effects are felt everywhere. This can lead to worry, which without … Continue reading

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