Purple Rain. 26 April 2016.

Poor Prince died this week, from undetermined causes, although it is clear that he did NOT commit suicide nor was he murdered. He wasn’t feeling well and then he just dropped dead. It happens. He was only 57 years old. NY Times obituary All of his interviews and live shows have been airing on television and I watched the most interesting show about how Prince battled the MUSIC INDUSTRY to change the working conditions for all record label SLAVE laborers. “SLAVE TRADE: HOW PRINCE RE-MADE THE MUSIC BUSINESS” on AXS-TV Prince foresaw in 1987 that downloadable music would replace vinyl and CD’s – (more…)

I Quit My Job.

One Sunday afternoon in late March, I was selling at the appliance store. It had been damn busy all day, but then there was a moment. I was standing in the middle of the washing machine section, so the appliances only came up to my waist and I had a straight shot line of vision to the front doors. A man came into the store, walked directly to me, handed me a business card, and said, “We are hiring store managers and assistant store managers.” I looked down at the card in my hand and it was for a shoe company. (more…)

Aspirations.

Ways I want to IMPROVE MY LIFE: EAT at the TABLE, not at the TV. WALK every day. READ more. GOOD STUFF i already do: daily vitamins chiropractic care live with cats SHABBAT Limit caffeine Drink water instead of soda.   (version 14Apr2016)   Please share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in (more…)

Exciting Things Are Happening For Me.

A week ago, I became very unhappy with my job at the appliance store and began to think about moving on. Then a man came into the store, walked right up to me in the washing machine section, and handed me his business card. He told me that he was so-and-so and “We’re looking to hire Store Managers and Assistant Managers.” “Where are you from?” I asked. [shoe manufacturer] “Oh, sure, I know that product. Great shoes.” He was taken aback that I was familiar with his product and he should have been. Really, it’s a small company that isn’t well-known (more…)