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My grandfather, Bartholomew Palvario, known as Pop, was my biggest role model when it comes to giving. I’ve written about it. How when I was so small, watching him rake leaves, shovel snow and bake bread not only for his … Continue reading

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Bill Hicks…23 Years Ago Today

I wasn’t going to write about Bill this round, feeling a little uncomfortable after someone I like a lot, questioned our relationship, and what I’ve chosen to reveal. But then it didn’t feel right to let the day pass without … Continue reading

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Hicks Double Feature

The late, great Bill Hicks would have been 54 years-old today.  Can’t believe he’s been gone 21 years. I always try to write something I remember about him to share, since like Elvis, he’s more popular than ever.  You mention … Continue reading

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