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ptatlarge
retire early, live large, die well...
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Story coming soon November 13, 2018 Harvard Book Store, 1256 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA Jess T. Dugan and Vanessa Fabbre present To Survive on This Shore: Photographs and Interviews with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Older Adults featuring guests Grace Sterling... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at pt at large
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David Bromberg Big Band Wilbur Theatre, 246 Tremont Street, Boston, MA November 8, 2018 David Bromberg and His Big Band is a dazzling three-ring circus. For sheer musicianship, you’d be hard pressed to find a tighter, more accomplished group of... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at pt at large
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Fantasy Fest 2018: Wednesday, October 23, 2018 A few of today's events: Disco at Duval Central, Tarzan 'n Jane at the Green Room, Pet Masquerade (furry, feathery or slithery pets, proceeds to the Lower Keys Friends of Animals) at Truman... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2018 at pt at large
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Fantasy Fest, Wednesday, October 24, 2018, Key West, FL A few of today's events: Disco at Duval Central, Tarzan 'n Jane at the Green Room, Pet Masquerade (furry, feathery or slithery pets, proceeds to the Lower Keys Friends of Animals)... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2018 at pt at large
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Fantasy Fest, Key West, Oh Yes, Florida, Tuesday October 23... Fantasy fest is like the French Riviera without the sand. People are comfortable in their own skin, and I mean every-day people like your mailman or your kid’s teacher or... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2018 at pt at large
November 1, 2018 The New York Times weighed in. So did Readers Digest, not everyone's cup of tea, but as far as I know, it has no driving political motivation to fake us out. Nor does the New York Times.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2018 at pt at large
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Fantasy Fest 2018: TuTu Tuesday https://fantasyfest.com Tuesday, October 23, 2018 Key West, Florida https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Key_West https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conch_Republic Passengers sitting in the window seats are laughing out loud. The ground crew marshal waving the orange baton to guide the pilot to the line... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2018 at pt at large
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October 19, 2018 "Let's visit the Watertown Senior Center. I helped my sister arrange the tables for their annual party and want to see how it worked out," says my neighbor Gerard. His sister Rae is one of the managers.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2018 at pt at large
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October 3, 2018 The 24th Positive Spin for ALS, now named Ride To Defeat ALS, was held in Wayland, MA, on September 23, 2018. https://ptatlarge.typepad.com/ptatlarge/2018/09/ride-to-defeat-als-24-years-until-a-cure.html Every year since 2001, Myke Farricker and I have made a ceremonial ride after our... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2018 at pt at large
Story... Can I Get A Witness?... DJ Mr. Jonathan hits it on the head when he plays "Some Kind of Wonderful" by Grand Funk Railroad. We all got some kind of wonderful today when over 200 riders raised over $236,500.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2018 at pt at large
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Sunday September 23, 2018 24th Annual Fund Raiser for ALS...from Positive Spin for ALS to Ride To Defeat ALS The Longfellow Tennis and Health Club, 524 Boston Post Road, Wayland, MA 01778 11 AM Ashley Corbin, Special Events Manager Extraordinaire... Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2018 at pt at large
Bayona Restaurant 430 Dauphine Street New Orleans, LA August 3, 2017 French Quarter 2 PM New Orleans, LA Some days pass by in linear order, others organic with a hit of synchronicity. In the French Quarter, bet on sychronicity, which... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2018 at pt at large
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Bayona Restaurant 430 Dauphine Street New Orleans, LA August 3, 2017 French Quarter 2 PM New Orleans, LA Some days pass by in linear order, others organic with a hit of synchronicity. In the French Quarter, bet on synchronicity, which... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2018 at pt at large
Joan Baez "Fare Thee Well Tour" Boch Center - Wang Theatre September 15, 2018 I was in an alternate universe the moment she walked onto the stage. Let’s start out with how is it possible that a voice that began... Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2018 at pt at large
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This post may be updated within 48 hours Friday August 26, 2016 Bald Eagle Drive, Lafayette, LA 9:00 AM A pastor opens meeting with a prayer asking the Almighty help us to find those in need and give us energy... Continue reading
Posted Sep 14, 2018 at pt at large
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THURSDAY August 25, 2016 An act of God sometimes brings out the god in everyone in its wake... 8:30 AM Head out the door from my wonderful Lafayette friend's house with google maps pointing the way to 1201 East Broussard... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2018 at pt at large
"Louisiana Trail Riders" by Jeremiah Ariaz Loads of people, especially out of town visitors like me, know about the courir du Mardi Gras of rural French Louisiana, sometimes referred to as the Cajun Mardi Gras. Few know about the African... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2018 at pt at large
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There wouldn’t be as much joy in the Joie de Vivre Café without the bigger-than-life paintings that give the place a special sense of identity…you can thank Darryl Demourelle for that. Joie de Vivre Café August 18, 2018 The first... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2018 at pt at large