I spent last week hanging with my fam, particularly my lil' sis Elizabeth, who is pictured with me and "Fins" co-songwriter/novelist Tom Corcoran at The Dubliner, Thurs., Aug. 14. We arrived at the SoHo pub following Hunter S. Thomspon biographer William McKeen's book signing (Corcoran and Thompson were buddies; co-wrote an unsold screenplay together). The evening made it into my current Bar Tab, as did our Wednesday activities, which included watching Damon Fowler perform at Green Iguana Ybor City. Here's a snippet of "Sibling pride":
It takes much booze to get me dancing — especially when no one else in the whole damn room is dancing, which was the case — but by that point I'd been consuming alcohol for about 12 hours. All concerns and anxieties about appearing foolish had been sufficiently drowned. My sister laughed as I failed to properly execute a twirl. Damon grinned from the stage. Good times.