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About genemyers

Gene Myers is a New Jersey poet, music journalist and columnist who learned to walk twice. His weekly column is called The Joy of Life. He was awarded first place in Arts and Entertainment Writing by The New Jersey Press Association.

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I changed my blog to

I recently changed my blog from this WordPress site to Blogger: The reason I did this was search engine optimization (SEO). For more details, see my latest column on the Haiku Society of America website. Gene

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Larry Eats A Pancake – Larry David – Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee

Larry Eats A Pancake – Larry David – Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee. For some reason, this little show makes me feel better about aging…

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Stupid blogging platforms!

I am driving myself nuts trying to pick a blogging platform. I hate the look of Blogger templates. They’re ugly compared to other blogging forums. But I also hate that WordPress puts ads on my blog. I have no choice … Continue reading

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“It Could Be the First Day…” (Richie Havens interview)

As he watched over a sea of people while on stage at the Woodstock festival in 1969 Richie Havens got a sense of which way the wind was going to blow as the days moved forward. Continue reading

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Celebrating life–even at death’s door!

Whether it’s for gems to share with readers or to light the way in my personal quests, I am always searching for nuggets of wisdom. Sometimes I strike it big and they are revelations that seem like they should be … Continue reading

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if haiku were a photo…

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