Making News Playing the Fife at San Diego’s Kissing Statue (Video)

KPBS News featured me playing fife music and providing commentary on WWII veteran George Mandonsa, the man photographed kissing the woman in Times Square on V-J Day, resulting in the Kissing Statue. He passed away last Sunday at age 95. The woman in the photograph, Greta Friedman, died in 2016 at age 92.

Overcoming Poverty and its Psychological Connection to Depression

From personal experience I have found much stronger wellbeing from having money in the bank. At times in my life when money was tight, mostly due to paying off debt that I shouldn’t have gotten into, I was miserable. This is a universal reality that applies to all humanity. As I look around the culture,…