Robert (gurdonark) wrote,


Today the temperature proved a bit chilly, but not truly cold. A steady, light rain fell. I walked to Potbelly, where I ordered a TKY sandwich and baked chips.

Tonight we met at the Whole Foods in Richardson, where we are pizza by the slice. Then we drove to the Eisemann Center. We had tickets to the Arlo Guthrie concert.  Our seats were in the loge.

The concert was very good, from the opening "Motorcycle Song", complete with a claymation animation, to the closing "This Land is Your Land".
The back-to-back of "Alice's Restaurant" and of "City of New Orleans" was very good. The less familiar material, including a set of songs by his youngest daughter, was also just grand. The audience gave a standing ovation. It was a good show. Arlo Guthrie was a showman.

Today marks 17 years since i began this weblog. I miss the days of long weblog posts among hundreds of friends. I am glad to enter year 18 on a good note.

from Dreamwidth, because two posts of the same text are twice as nice

  • 2.5 and looking forward

    Saturday I scored 2.5/5 in an open on-line blitz chess tournament, though my play probably deserved a 1.0 out of 5. My on-line blitz rating prior to…

  • Play fast

    I played too many bullet chess games last night. I walked in Schell Park in Plano after work. Rain fell last night. I overslept today, which rarely…

  • No Warbler, No Cry

    I am on my annual Fall Migration walking pattern--many walks, few warblers. Saturday night we got together with our friends Greg and Melissa, who…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded