Author of several songs about Marvel Comic heroes and villains.
Origin of The Silver Surfer; Voltaire's Candide and Pangloss travels; Ken Keasy's Electric Cool-Aid Acid Test and Coleridge's Kubla-Khan; thinking about how I should rewrite Chaucer's Canterbury Tales--lol!
What Gives Me Hope
Hope is the faith of all good people ... the sun shines behind the clouds and the moon will always be bright again!
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
Concentrate on a maximum wage while maintaining a minimum wage; encourage cottage industry; provide stipends to musicians, artists, writers, photographers, et. al.; legalize pot and, reluctantly, the other stuff.
What/who changed my life and why
Books, movies, events and people haven't much changed my life because I've primarily always been a spontaneitist -- but I suppose new people change my life more than anything.