Thursday, December 18, 2014

The Best 80s Pop and New Wave Music Part 3

Man at Work

Read the third installment on the best and/or worst of 80s pop and new wave music over yonder at Hub Pages:

http://chrisauman.hubpages.com/hub/The-Best-80s-Pop-and-New-Wave-Music-Part-3

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

The Best 80s Pop and New Wave Music Part 2


"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times." Dickens wrote that in 1859, but he could have very well been talking about the 80s and not the French Revolution — or whatever he was about in that boring book I was forced to read in the 80s.

Read Part 2 of my Hub Pages on 80s music:

http://chrisauman.hubpages.com/hub/The-Best-80s-Pop-and-New-Wave-Music-Part-2

Monday, December 15, 2014

The Best 80s Pop and New Wave Music Part 1

I love 80s music. Check out my new Hubs on the subject.

"The 80s were the best of times, and perhaps the worst of times, but the lasting appeal and influence of the music, clothes and hairstyles inspired by New Wave can still be seen and heard today."

http://chrisauman.hubpages.com/hub/The-Best-of-80s-Pop-and-New-Wave-Music

Monday, December 8, 2014

July 3rd, 2014

I took these photos in and around Grant Park in Galena, IL. It was the day before the Fourth of July and the weather was perfect.







Summer Northwestern Illinois 2014

A storm in late June 2014 wreaked havoc on areas in northwestern Illinois, which included my hometown of Galena. This tree on the banks of the Galena River was not spared.