1960s stories, books, poems, and more

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<p> four years in february 1968 shaking fame's hand tells the story of the lone wolves deal with middle school and stardom. also their respective families become more interconnected. </p> Read More

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<p> "To survive in the music business, you gotta be smart. You gotta know how to play the game, and master it because if you don't, it will consume you. It will destroy you forever." </p> <p> This is the true story of KM Records from 1964 to 1965. Told&#8230; Read More
<p> Dreams are what drive the human spirit to thrive. In the late 1950's and early 1960's America conservatism is the moral fabric of American life. Four children living in different parts of the country are dealing with dilemmas. They are unexpectedly brought together. Reviews and constructive criticism are welcome.&#8230; Read More
This is an epistolary memoire about a love affair fifty years ago starting in 1967. My first love was perfect in every way and I had lost my young fourteen year old heart to her. "Ink and paper like old photographs fade with time but the stirrings of the heart&#8230; Read More
A poem in tribute to the 1963 16th Street Baptist Church bombing in Birmingham, Alabama. Read More

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All my life there has been book in the family library that is forbidden. It is known simply as The Black Book. What is the secret that it holds? Read More

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When Gordy flees America and the War in Vietnam and takes a job as an English teacher in Tokyo of the 1960s, he finds he gets a lot more than a mere hourly wage. Read More
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