Tag Archives: radio

500…WHOODATHUNK!


Well….here we are…..number 500.  That’s right.  I said 500.  This is the 500th posting of Marc’s Blog since it began in November 2012.  I know I have a tendency to talk a lot, but I would have never thought I … Continue reading

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DARE I GET POLITICAL?


My entire career was spent working in, or very close to, the news media. As such, lies the motivation for this rare, politically oriented comment I am sharing here. I’ve sat in a local radio station’s marked news car on … Continue reading

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Testing, Testing, Can You Hear Me?


One of the big benefits of retirement is T I M E. I have lots of time. I probably waste more of it than I should, but the opportunity to simply do nothing can be tempting. I remember when I … Continue reading

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MEDIA MONOTONY


I have a love/hate relationship with broadcasters.  Having worked in radio my entire career, I had the opportunity to be around some incredibly talented people.  However, there were just as many whose creativity is measured only by their zest for … Continue reading

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RADIO: where the pictures are!


Well, as they say, “welcome to my world.”  The picture above offers a partial glimpse of the room where you will most likely find me practically any time, day or night.  Here is where I write my blog, my books and … Continue reading

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ANCHOR IS FINALLY PUBLISHED…LET’S HOPE IT DOESN’T SINK….


Anchor, my third novel, is set in two environments that are near and dear to me. First, my hometown of Philadelphia.  Second, my lifelong career in radio broadcasting.  Ryan Healy is the center character of the book.  He is the … Continue reading

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MY HERO


Photograph by Anthony Washington and courtesy of WAMU, Washington, D.C I assume many of us have someone we value as a good friend even though we have lost touch with him or her for one reason or another. But it … Continue reading

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I was in the car with my 14-year-old granddaughter and her friend.  When they are in the car, they control the radio.  They insanely tune from one station to the next until there’s a song to their liking.  They immediately … Continue reading

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