Author 2 non-fiction books, music publisher, expat, father, cultural ambassador, PhD, MFA (Creative Writing), B.A. https://linktr.ee/ArloHennings
Why I Quit Print Publishing and Moved to Digital Writing
Why I Quit Print Publishing and Moved to Digital Writing This is not a cry in my beer sour grapes story. But did you ever spend 6 years writing a book? Then upon servicing the media with it treated you like the worst thing that ever climbed out of the sewer? If the answer is yes, then you'll want to read this.
Before there was #Black Lives Matter
My journey to South Africa During the country's first democratic election and the end to apartheid. I was representing the 70s era A&M singer/songwriter Shawn Phillips. Little did Phillips know that during the South African cultural embargo. Imposed by the USA Government. He had grown into a mysterious, iconic, music legend for supporters against apartheid.
The Zodiac Chronicles
Woodstock Music and Art Fair The stars and planets were in alignment on August 15, 1969. People carried tents, backpacks, coolers, blankets, children, and pets. They pulled wagons. And anything else that could be handy for camping or creating a new civilization. No one was selling tickets. The entrance gates had been torn down. It was free.
The Zodiac Chronicles
Ken Kesey and the Merry Prankster's Bus by Sandy Brown Jensen is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. Based on a work at https://www.flickr.com/photos/sandybrownjensen/20504644186.
Who Created Flash Fiction?
Theophrastus Many believe Chekhov created the modern-day short story. But, I am referring to who created the "micro-story" later renamed as "flash fiction?"
The Man Who Wrote the Song "That's Life"
My inspiration was to discover songwriters. Tin Pan Alley is the name given to a collection of New York City music publishers and songwriters who dominated the popular music of the United States in the late 19th century and early 20th century. This story is about a group of songwriters from Minneapolis who tried to create their Tin Pan Alley.
Who Started the Gaia Movement?
Introduction The original Rainbow Tribe Gathering was in July 1972. Since then every year on National Forest land. Gatherings have been held annually in the United States from July 1 through 7. And in many other places around the world.
I Feel Happy! I Feel Healthy! I Feel Ter-r-ific!
A discordant melody is heard, played upon a hundred honking cars from the traffic outside. Before us is the unemployment office - a labyrinth of angular cubicles. Only the white glow of the pale ceiling lights upon the waiting area forestage; the surrounding area shows a gloomy haze of blue. As a spotlight light appears, we see a long line of tired people. An air of the dream clings to the place, a dream rising out of reality.