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NEW PROJECT FOR JD

 Someplace  there’s an big deal percolating that could/would/ should re vamp  our son ‘s quiet, innermost thinking, Write…

WHAT IFS…..

Dreams, ideas, recollections, wonderings are typical  “WHAT IFs” Imagination is a part of my life,  work, …

HOPE…A THING WITH FEATHERS

   HOPESfor the future.      I was hoping my  first novel  would be a best…

WHY DON’T I FEEL LIKE WORKING?

 My mind is muddied from too much talking.  ….too many ideas.  ….got Frankee, got her husband…

HUNGER AND MONEY TRIALS AND TRIBULATIONS

The first time I stayed in New York City and took a summer course in ballet,…

FUN DREAM

 I WAS ABOUT TO BE MARRIED, BEING TAKEN TOTHE CEREMONY BY OUR SON JOHN DAVID.   (ENVISION…

ON STAGE IN SPOLETO

FRANKEE  WAS WEARING A FAVORITE BLUE OUTFIT THAT USUALLY BROUGHT HER COMPLIMENTS.  BUT THE BIGWIGS IN…

FRANKEE GIVES NOTES TO THE STAR OF CHUCKY JACK

Lots of people jabbering, whispering as Frankee was trying to give a note, very respectfully, to…

WHO IS THE REALLY ME THAT FRANKEE WANTS TO BE ?

  DOVERYTHING AND ANYTHING BOLDLY passionately full out  SPEEDILY THERE IS  NEVER A  PROBLEM UNCE ACTRESS…

WHY IS MR CHUCKY JACK INTRIGING?

 THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE BUY TICKETS TO SEE HIM, HEAR HIM, IN THE SHOW.  He’s got something…

MOM & FRANKEE DISAGREE

Frankee , your husband finished the job he came here to do . Lets headback  home……

ME AND JOHN

I think about this special guy (John Cullum every day–if there was/ is/ a watchful, listening…

DILEMMA

Mark was trying to reach Frankee, red-faced, bellowing– “I’m done– my choreography for the new opening…

JAZZED UP CHOREOGRAPHY

The opening number was “jazzed” up byMark’s choreography.. He actually gave  Mr Chucky a big kick…

WHAT IS STUCK IN MY MIND…

We have re-opened more than a few businesses as we’re returning to “nomal”–you can get your…

BERNIE-ITIS

Bernie Sanders befuddles me. There is something about him–his tone, the look of him, the energy…

WILL THE CULLUMS BE WATCHING DONALD TRUMP’S “HAPPY DAY” CELEBRATION?

NO DOUBT ABOUT IT –Trump was impeached and as of today. The Senate trial is officially…

IMPEACHMENTITIS…

With  all the  daily, hourly, impeach him talk, my blogger-writer-self keeps remembering November 7, 2016 when…

VANITY VERSUS PRIDE–PAY YOUR MONEY TAKE YOUR CHOICE–OPEN YOUR EYES, OR CLOSE YOUR EYES.

Contemplate this topic in a relaxed  mood — when you are out for a walk, do…

VISIT OUR THIRD FLOOR THEATER –TODAY, TOMORROW, ANYTIME, AND DO SOME DANCING.

Here’s EUGENE ORMANY CONDUCTING … just listen, feel how it rises and flows. AS YOU LISTEN…

MISSING THE BAD GUYS

The list of bad guys keeps getting longer. Since April 2017, when Fox News Host, Bill O’Reilly was…

BEST COFFEE IN THE WORLD….

The Los Angeles Times wrote about the Klatch cafe with branches in Southern California and San…

(VIDEO) JOHN CULLUM’S FAVORITE TOTEMS.

Got any routines, ridiculous superstitious things you do? Em reveals hers, and gets John to talk…

CELEBRATING MOM’S BIRTHDAY

Today is the day I celebrate my mother’s birthday. There’s a green light glowing in her…

(VIDEO) HURRAY FOR JELLY BEANS

John Cullum  asks wife Emily  about the latest batch of videos they’re going to shoot. .…