What Art Thou Poetry?

Madeline Patti is the greatest poet of all time. Period. If you don’t know who Madeline Patti is, she’s a woman I went to college with in the early 1980’s. Madeline Patti was mostly known […]


Meeting John Lennon

By Jonathan Wolpert I was dreaming of the past………. 17 November 1974, I met John Lennon. It remains one of the greatest thrills of my life. I was 16. The Beatles were my first musical […]


Richard Paul Sheppard Bio

Born Jersey City, Margaret Hague Hospital on Baldwin Ave., just before the pivotal 1960 election between J.F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon. Father Paul, born Brooklyn, N.Y., Mother Mary born Castlebar, Mayo, Ireland. Named for Richard […]


Why Janet Jackson Sucks

This article originated on the old site, and continues to draw traffic on internet lookups — especially after Janet Jackson was just inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. This means I […]