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Veteran, now semi-active New York area free form radio host (WFMU). Poet, diarist, former newspaper columnist & editor. My personal blog is also "free form."

Diaries published: 25 (469 days since last diary on Sat Feb 15, 2014 at 03:21 PM PST)

Comments posted: 1521 (404 days since last comment on Sun Apr 20, 2014 at 06:47 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 161

Total Comment Ratings: 296

Most Recommended Diary: Here come The Beatles, 63 comments, 50 recommends

People Following DJ Rix: 7

DJ Rix's Most Recent Diaries:

We knew The Beatles were coming months before they arrived here.  I was suspicious. I liked rock & roll.   I liked many kinds of music. I didn't have a great cultural or emotional investment in ...
by DJ Rix
Comment Count 63 comments on Sat Feb 15, 2014 at 03:21 PM PST with 50 Recommends
My parents put a lot of effort into Christmas, making it quite magical, particularly when I was very young, 4, 5 years old. They had a feel for tradition & theater. Fans of Norman Rockwell or Doctor ...
by DJ Rix
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Dec 24, 2013 at 04:16 PM PST with 12 Recommends
A broken branch on this plant top-heavy with thick leaves bled a congealing milk & it refused to die Stuck in an old wine bottle filled with water it began pushing out pale white roots We have no ...
by DJ Rix
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Nov 20, 2013 at 05:35 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Narrow steps climbed from my godmother Cath's bedroom to a barely improved second story with two rooms separated by a curtained doorway. A few feet above the floor the walls sloped inward to the ...
by DJ Rix
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Aug 04, 2013 at 01:18 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
Listen to Lesley again, as she notes we're still fighting the same battles 45 years after she recorded this prescient masterpiece.
by DJ Rix
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Oct 22, 2012 at 06:13 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
by DJ Rix
Comment Count 36 comments on Sat Sep 30, 2006 at 04:06 PM PDT with 9 Recommends

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