Rememories

This section is where I’ll be sharing, you got it, memories. Wait, “Aren’t these just stories?,” you ask. Well, yes, as memories are relayed to the world outside of ourselves, they often take the shape of stories.

... still amazed at how accurately the phrase “cop a squat” would help me predict how much I would end up hating a coach when I played sports.
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…somewhere in the late eighties, before we had any records out, Uncle Tupelo got a call out of the blue offering us the opening slot for Warren Zevon…
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…1 AM, making the decision to abandon my ‘70s Caprice Classic after nearly an hour of struggling, pushing, gunning, turning tires, spinning tires…
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…duplicating Uncle Tupelo’s first demo tape one at a time on a dual cassette deck from Sears. …cutting out and folding the hand-drawn xeroxed cardboard…
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…every few years or so, being shocked to relearn that all of the 240,000 baseballs used each season in the major leagues get rubbed with mud before…
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“Bingo, Chet, and Lionel” — Mike Heidorn’s (Uncle Tupelo’s original drummer) sincerely sung and believed-to-be lyrics to “Jet Airliner” by the Steve…
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When I was around 9 years old my mother read about something called “Tree House Camp” in the local paper, noticed that it was very close to where she…
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