Tag Archives: Bruce Springsteen
(I thought it was worth revisiting this piece, which I posted back in December 2010. Two reasons: The Boss has been back in the news lately with a new album and upcoming concert tour. And my students have this week … Read more
Yesterday afternoon I cashed in a coupon at the Starbucks near my house and, walking out to the parking lot with a tall cup of Anniversary Blend in my hand, suddenly I missed my father. What mysterious currents carry us. … Read more
Over the weekend, we lost the Big Man. I spent Father’s Day mourning Clarence Clemons. What a rarity he was. How many things in life produce only joy? Bruce Springsteen’s saxophonist was the heart and soul—mostly the soul—of the E … Read more
I’ve written from time to time about something I call writer’s high—that marvelous feeling a writer gets when things are flowing. And I’ve written a little bit about the times when they aren’t, and in particular about blaming our lack … Read more
Today, from our Department of Unsung Treasures, a new discovery.