(570) 702-1344 |weskillings@gmail.com

Uplifting and Downhearted Songs of the Season

Rockin' through Christmas by lampooning Santa and even grandma. It is exactly a week until Christmas day as I write this, so I’m taking the liberty of calling this my Christmas blog. That gives me the option of taking the next week off and then picking up with either a looking-back-at-2021 commentary or looking ahead to 2022. I had hoped, as things started getting back to normal this fall, that we would finally be free of the [...]

READ MORE

By |2022-01-24T09:09:31+00:00December 18, 2021|Christmas, Classic Rock, Lyrics, Music, Santa|

As Malls Die Out, Who Will Want to Leave Home?

The dollars walked away from the downtowns first, and now they’re leaving the malls. I was in a mall the other day, and even though it was after Black Friday and prime Christmas shopping season, it was far from crowded or what you might call bustling. It was a leisurely experience in many ways, but also sobering as we noted the growing number of empty stores. Among the things I used to dread about Christmas shopping were [...]

READ MORE

By |2022-01-24T09:09:31+00:00December 9, 2021|Advertising, Christmas, Community Spirit, Malls, Shopping|

“Is It All Right If We Sing Some Christmas Carols?”

 Even a rockin’ Santa can fuel Christmas spirit during this  holiday season of the pandemic. The snow was starting to pile up last Wednesday evening — a prelude to the storm that was to dump almost two feet of snow at our particular location and at least another foot elsewhere within our rural county. A large SUV pulled up in the driveway and we could hear the excited voices of children and the trampling of footsteps on [...]

READ MORE

By |2022-01-24T09:09:56+00:00December 23, 2020|Carols, Christmas, Music, Uncategorized|
Go to Top