Rambling Harbor

The Prodigy's Blog "1990"

Today's guest blog comes from one of my dad's mentors, Dan Sanders: In 1990 the top three billboard songs, starting at number three, were “Hold On” by Wilson Philips, at number two, “It Must Have Been Love” by Roxette, and holding down the number three spot was “Nothing Compares 2 U” by Sinead O’...
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The Prodigy's Blog "1986"

Today's blog comes from one of my dad's mentors, Dan Sanders: Those of you now in your 50s may look back on 1986 with tender memories because in this year you had likely not hit the age of 30, the age when a lot of us start to feel the push-and-pull of time as our own push-and-pull had changed a...
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The Prodigy's Blog "1980"

Today's blog comes from one of my dad's mentors, Dan Sanders: As I said in last week’s blog, I’m going to be looking at different years in my life, not necessarily in any particular order and indeed not because they were remarkable due to the fact that I lived in them but simply because I happen to...
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The Prodigy’s Blog “Seagulls, Cormorants, and Dan”

Today's blog comes from one of my dad's mentors, Dan Sanders: I have just passed through another decade of life like a freight train passing up a hobo. At this writing, I am moving head first through another Memorial Day weekend, one that would have been my 27th wedding anniversary except that...
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The Prodigy's Blog "The Poet"

Today's blog comes from one of my dad's mentors, Dan Sanders: "The Poet, Not the Politician. Please Pass the Idiom" My mother regularly used the expression you can’t make a silk purse out of a sow’s ear, an expression I’m sure most of us have heard in one form or another. Its general meaning is...
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The Prodigy's Blog "Rainy Days"

Today's blog comes from one of my dad's mentors, Dan Sanders: My mother use to tell me that when it rained it meant great changes were taking place in the universe. She was usually referring to major storms, with rolling, earth-shaking thunder, fire and brimstone lightning, and enough water falling...
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The Prodigy's Blog "My Teeter-Totter Is Wobbling on Its Fulcrum"

Today's blog comes from one of my dad's mentors, Dan Sanders! As the world continues to spin backwards and the blossoms of spring are closing up in fear, I find I am losing my balance on the teeter-totter of life. But I refuse to fall off the face of the earth. I may take a running jump and yell as...
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The Prodigy's Blog "Random Thoughts from Rambling Harbor: Jackson, Clinton, Springsteen, Not Necessarily in That Order"

Today's blog comes from one of my dad's mentors, Dan Sanders: I came of age in the borough of Richmond, New York, better known as Staten Island. I spent my first two years of so-called higher learning at NYU on the Washington Square campus when I saw a few great shows on Broadway and Bob Dylan in...
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BJ's Blog by his son...The Prodigy 04/19/16 "Luddites and Protest"

Today's blog comes from one of my dad's mentors, Dan Sanders: As many of you know, I spend a great deal of time on Facebook. It goes with my occupation of self-employed, multi-talented wing-ding. At last count, I have 536 friends. I probably have met a dozen of them in person and have come to know...
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The Prodigy's Blog "Spontaneous Self-Implosion, Rambling Thoughts (Ignore the Selector)"

Today's blog comes from one of my dad's mentors, Dan Sanders: Warning: Reading this could cause an emotional convergence of brain waves, not to mention a total collapse of the accepted order of things. Look! It’s Rambling Harbor up ahead. In the only political news from me this week, after the...
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