Steve Forbert : Alive On Arrival and still swinging for the fence!

A great article about my favority singer/songwriter, Steve Forbert. Lot’s of references to Steve over the years on my blog (put his name in the search box). Also, I have a lengthy comment in Thom’s post.

The Immortal Jukebox

My motto was always to keep swinging. Whether I was in a slump or feeling bad or having trouble off the field, the only thing to do was to keep swinging.’ (Hank Aaron)

You have to walk, that’s the element of time, which forces you to move and change. It’s in the fall, and there’s leaves and dust and dirt in the air – and things are gonna stick to you.’ (Steve Forbert).

Growing up in America most young boys indulge a fantasy where on their Major League debut they get to hit a home run off the opponents’ star pitcher at Fenway Park or Dodger Stadium.

Rounding the bases to ecstatic acclaim they nonchalantly wave their hat to the adoring crowd pausing only to catch the eye of the hometown sweetheart who has travelled hundreds of miles to share the moment.

In my own version of this…

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I am just a simple, village undertaker back living in Aiken, South Carolina, USA who likes to share the view out of my window.
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