Archive for September 24th, 2009

Riffs On A Redundant Reality

Last week I got a phone call from a newly elected official of USA Track and Field. I was asked to consider some way in which I could be more conciliatory and colleagial with the new leadership clique of USATF. I was described as being too militant and divisive in my comments and criticism regarding the […]

Bobby,Jon, Clyde,John,Me, and Miles

September 23, 2009 – 8:00 PM EST Sitting here listening to a CD entitled, “The Essence of Miles Davis “.. The first cut is “Bye,Bye Blackbird”. Part of the lyrics go like this, ” No one here —–OR UNDERSTANDS ME . Oh what old stories they all hand me….. Bye, Bye Blackbird.”. The original Miles Davis Quintet was […]