He spent his life building a $1 million stereo. The real cost was unfathomable.


Most all of us practice idolatry in different ways to differing degrees. A hobby, a spouse, a pet, ourselves.

In my case, it’s usually an expedient, non-judicious remedy to internal pain. I’ll never shake it, but awareness at least gives me pause, sometimes…

Hope you all stay safe in these extreme temperatures!

@uncledemp Very well written and thought provoking post. Here’s hoping 2024 brings you much joy to balance things in your favor. It’s what we could all use. 


My writing is purer than my heart, but I’m trying. 

Thanks for the kind words and well wishes. 

Best to you and yours in 2024! 

It appears that the equipment utilimately found it's way into the hands of those who do appreciate it -- at "market value". It could have been worse.  Demolition, and landfill?

Tragic about his relationship with his son.  We are all familiar with similar circumstances.  It's never easy to dig into the details.

The author presented a balanced approach to Ken's accomplishments.  Well done.

An Inspirational Story to some... a Cautionary Tale for others.

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