Jim McLean's Profile
So satisfied was I by a drink of water once that I wailed a slew of "Thank-You!" notes right on the spot to no one I thought but the hall's tile walls. But a voice shot back “You should take that down the hall to the radio station.” So I did.
The yarns I'd weave while at NPR's WBAA all had little harmonica "winks" put in for the benefit of those few who I knew were really listening, toward whom I was directing my tales and about whose feelings I cared deeply. Storytelling thus became the device by which I figured my way out of "establishment" thinking and into my own Backyard Brand® of it.
Hello! Now that you've gotten to know me, go!
Learn to blow "Red River Valley" and much, much more!…
- Joined August 27, 2009