Reality Intrudes Upon Laverne And Shirley

by Kevin Burton    Shame on me for this, but there was a time when I believed every word of the song from Laverne and Shirley.   That show ran from 1976 to 1983 on ABC. It was a big hit for its first few years, a spinoff from the very popular “Happy Days.” It …

The Final Musings Of Captain Sage

by Kevin Burton    Today, a somber moment on Page 7. Don’t blame me, I’m not the killjoy. My writer’s club put me up to it.    We got three writing prompts at the last meeting. This was a virtual meeting for blind writers. A writing prompt is an idea that might get you unstuck …

Choose The Solid Rock Over Sinking Sand

by Kevin Burton    Amy Grant’s 1979 album “My Father’s Eyes” didn’t make my “album challenge” series, but one of its songs seems to be emerging for me.    The song is “Faith Walkin’ People.” I liked it immediately back in the day and have been drawn to it ever since. But these days some …