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song lyric about early radio programs Read More

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A song lyric about the early "barn dance" radio programs Read More
The wonderfully wacky world of George Burns and Gracie Allen Read More
Jack Benny, the lovable skinflint of the airwaves If you have time, please leave a comment. Thanks! Read More
The colorful characters and programs of early radio IF YOU HAVE THE TIME, PLEASE LEAVE A COMMENT Read More

Poem / Humor

August 06, 2018

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A poem inspired by the picture. Thanks to Jeff Bezaire for the inspiration. Read More
The Interview/Chasing A Dream/Part One Bobby Smith is a Guest on the George Espenlaub Radio Show. Bobby is a Singer and self taught pianist who being inspired by "Jerry Lee Lewis" and "Jimmy Swaggart" taught himself to play piano at age 16. Follow Bobby in this Part… Read More
Just a little story about Bert, well, not just about Bert. Read More

Tags: spring, radio, chess, bert

The story is a work of fiction and may not seem real at all. Read More

Essay / Editorial and Opinion

September 07, 2017

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What the Hell, Rush? Read More
Jim Youngblood was from the Golden Age of Radio, a one-of-a-kind personality that no one will ever forget. Read More
A Standard, or Typical Haiku Read More

Tags: haiku, radio, opticon

Who is the real Nick Vandergragt ? Radio celebrity during the day and family and horse enthousiast by night. Read More

Book / Humor

September 21, 2015

Donna Carver gives us a funny and interesting look at the trucking industry and the trucker’s CB radio slang. From the passenger seat of a 'sure enough store bought large car', she's 'stylin and profilin', checking out the 'seat covers', watching the 'bushes for bears' as she gets the ride… Read More
It's tiring telling yourself what is so isn't... Read More
Based on a true story, Ayanna Jones is suicidal. It seems no one cares if she chooses life or death. Her father is a bully, and won't stop sneaking into her room to do sexual things to her. She doesn't like to see her own reflection while standing in the… Read More
What would you do with a second chance to get things right? Would you be greedy, arrogant, and thoughtless of others around you or would you be apathetic, compassionate and selfless? A time machine that exists today. Nothing else moves us like music. The songs you grew up with still… Read More
In the year 2020, the FCC has ended all analog FM and AM radio stations and moved all the stations to online only. They can control what the stations broadcast so they can make the money out of the advertising. But Dave Coyle and Josh Breckinson decided to do something… Read More
"You don't know who I am, but I know who you are, because I am one of you. Hello Hogwarts! This is Radio Rebel" Mika has always been the quiet one. Never one to stand out in a crowd so what happens when she gets offered a chance to do… Read More
Dental floss shrapnel . . . or how to work with the media. Read More
Youve always wanted to be a radio presenter and when our dream comes true, what will happen when you meet your hot supivisor? Read More
An uwitting psychopath is driving to Tennessee to collect money from a dead relative over Christmas, little does he know... Read More
A short story about a girl and a guy who meet unexpectedly during hurricane Sandy. Read More

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Isabella Long is a inspired dancer who has the talent and ability to be on broadway but her distant memories hold her back from doing what she loves. When she discovers her best friend works at a men's club she meets a person who brings her back to reach the… Read More
Ah, I know my poems rely too much on repetition. What can I say? It's how I'm thinking on January 16th. Oh well, such is the way of things. Read More
Iraqi security officers were very helpful, professional and respectful to all mourners. On Monday, at least 28 people were killed and 78 wounded in a wave of bomb attacks in central Iraq against mourners. I Ajmal Mehdi condemns in the strongest terms by volunteering my time in Karbala for help… Read More
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