WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

The pieces are falling into place …

What a terrific distraction from the frustrations of American life in late 2019, when it feels like almost everything is built on a foundation of Jell-O. My guitar is coming … Continue reading

October 23, 2019 · 3 Comments

I gotta right to sing the Blues ♪🏒🥅🏆

If you’re a typical American, you probably didn’t notice that the St. Louis Blues won the Stanley Cup last Wednesday night. They beat the Boston Bruins, one of the original … Continue reading

June 16, 2019 · 10 Comments

2018, meet 2019

As 2018 coasts to an end (it ran out of gas months ago, but at least it’s been heading downhill), I thought I’d toss one more post on the pile … Continue reading

December 31, 2018 · 21 Comments

Comin’ down the mountain …

On this last day of the year, I’ll share the inspirational quote that has gotten me through the last few months. It’s from author Russell Banks, who is talking here … Continue reading

December 31, 2017 · 10 Comments

Lennon meets Leary

This one’s new to me. That John Lennon set out to write a campaign song for Timothy Leary, who was running to unseat Ronald Reagan as governor of California. Its … Continue reading

July 17, 2017 · 5 Comments

Pensées d’avril

And I was thinking about all that weed whacking I had to do to get our place ready for the annual fire-safe inspection, and I got a good head start … Continue reading

April 30, 2017 · 15 Comments

Au revoir, Pet Peeve Wednesday

One of my pet peeves, it turns out, is pet peeves. I realized as I tried putting together a peeve post for today that I sound way too much like … Continue reading

April 26, 2017 · 8 Comments