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NOT WHAT YOU THINK–Being Yourself Isn’t as Easy as You Always Assumed

Dear Friends, Adversaries, Acquaintances, and Strangers:                                              (I believe that takes in everyone.)   This is a journey in search of identity, which sometimes isn’t what we think.   We begin in New York […]

DR. PLOTKIN – Character Source

I compiled a book-length collection of poems about a fictional town on the Middlesex Canal north of Boston, based partly on my own experiences in a real town there. I used some of the stories I had heard; I made others up. Later I realized the material—about the citizens of the town, the history of […]


Somehow in the last few years I have played minor and major roles in a number of music videos, starting with the Fabulous Thunderbirds. FABULOUS THUNDERBIRDS “DO YOU KNOW WHO I AM?” I appear at 7:38 as the laid-off GM worker. OUTTA CONTROL SHAKE IT LIKE AN ETCH-A-SKETCH WHERE THERE IS LOVE Freddy Wexler BORN […]