Vegan In Training 1

Vegan In Training

Vegan In Training Vegan in training. Yup that’s what I am—on a few levels. I became a total vegan just a few months ago. From that aspect: I’m a freshly minted vegan. I had been...

Medicated Goo : Three Weeks In 2

Medicated Goo : Three Weeks In

Medicated Goo : Three Weeks In Color me … Color me amazed! Color me purple, pink, orange or any other shade you care to. I’m three weeks into being chemically altered, by this “Medicated Goo” called...

Chemically Altered - Or How I Learned To Love The Pill 3

Chemically Altered – Or How I Learned To Love The Pill

Chemically Altered – Or How I Learned To Love The Pill   On The Road It’s been a long hard road, with too many twists, turns and setbacks. But I hit that road and I hit...

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joe streno by charlie maraia

joe streno by charlie maraia Been posting a lot of ancient history lately. Could be that my 59th birthday is a day away. Could be that a lot of people have recently left this planet...

The Red Book Diaries : Dover : Kent : Great Britain 5

The Red Book Diaries : Dover : Kent : Great Britain

The Red Book Diaries : Dover : Kent : Great Britain hyoid-lie Today is a very strange day. The past and present seemed to have collided. A star has left this solar system & gone...

Berylliosis vs Sarcoidosis = Misdiagnosis? 8

Berylliosis vs Sarcoidosis = Misdiagnosis?

Berylliosis vs Sarcoidosis = Misdiagnosis? Sometimes I wonder … Is this live? Or is this Memorex? Am I awake? Or have I dreamed nearly fifty-nine years of my so called life? Yesterday, I had any...

The Human Element @ The Stone Pony - Asbury Park, NJ - 08.19.1986 9

The Human Element @ The Stone Pony – Asbury Park, NJ – 08.19.1986

The Human Element @ The Stone Pony – Asbury Park, NJ – 08.19.1986 hyoid-lie Once upon a time, there was a Jersey shore band called The Human Element. Born in a garage in Keyport, NJ...

John Scher: From The Boardwalk To The Capitol 10

John Scher: From The Boardwalk To The Capitol

John Scher: From The Boardwalk To The Capitol hyoid-lie The Asbury Park Music Foundation will be hosting “John Scher: From the Boardwalk to the Capitol” from Novmber 14th to December 27th 2015. John Scher will...

Nasal-Sarcoid

Sinonasal Sarcoidosis: Getting My Nose Out Of Joint

Sinonasal Sarcoidosis: Getting My Nose Out Of Joint It took a rather arduous journey to arrive here. From beginning to end, when foot met pedal, slip sliding through distant New Jersey neighborhoods, to arrive at...

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Cataracts: The Eyes Have It

Cataracts: The Eyes Have It I came to his office for an eye exam; and left with an uneasy feeling. Since having been diagnosed with Sarcoid, over 10 years ago, I’ve had to go for regular eye...

iMac-And-Back-Again

iMac And Back Again 2008 – 2015

iMac And Back Again 2008 – 2015 Admittedly, I’ve been an Apple user and serious fanboy since 1986; when I bought my first Mac Plus for my Bond Street recording studio in Asbury Park. From...

Sarcoid @ Rutgers: Looking For Clues 13

Sarcoid @ Rutgers: Looking For Clues

Sarcoid @ Rutgers: Looking For Clues It’s been over ten years since the beginning. Presenting as a mystery, wrappped in an enigma, wrapped in a disease that has no end; but it did have a...