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Newsletter: Love Sweet Love

Art Fettig’s Monday Morning Memo  August 21st, 2017 In this Issue o  Love Sweet Love o  Say Something Good o  Points To Ponder o  A Little Humor o  Quote o  To Subscribe Love Sweet Love Once again there seems to be a whole lot of anger and hatred traveling around this nation of ours.  What…

Drums vs Banjos

My double-headed stringless banjo adventure

Art Fettig’s Monday Morning Memo  August 7, 2017 In this Issue o  My double-headed stringless banjo adventure o  Say Something Good o  Points To Ponder o  A Little Humor o  Quote o  To Subscribe My double-headed stringless banjo adventure I saw it listed in a senior’s programs booklet. “Share Your Songs”. I drove over to…

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Longfellows

Art Fettig’s Monday Morning Memo  July 31, 2017 In this Issue o  Longfellows o  Say Something Good o  Points To Ponder o  A Little Humor o  Quote o  To Subscribe Longfellows  I’m a poet, my feet show it. They’re Longfellows. I’ve been called a lot of strange things in my career but not since high…

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My First Published Book

Art Fettig’s Monday Morning Memo July 24th, 2017 800-441-7676 or 919-732-6994 artfettig@aol.com In this Issue o  My First Published Book o  Say Something Good o  Points To Ponder o  A Little Humor o  Quote o  To Subscribe My First Published Book In 1973 I had my first book published.  I went to church one morning…

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What If?

(This is something I wrote and used in my Bicentennial speeches nationally in 1976.) But what if at the battle of Bunker Hill, William Prescott had said, “Don’t one of you fire until you see the whites of their eyes…and I’ll be back tomorrow, fellows, to see how you’re doing. What if Patrick Henry had…

Stupid Is As Stupid Does

Did you ever do anything really stupid?  Things that cost you dearly?  Maybe you lost a friend or a lover or a job or a career because of your stupidity. Maybe you got kicked out of school or were publicly humiliated. Maybe you went to jail. Now if you are expecting me to go on…

Memorial Day

So many years ago in the last 70’s just a few days before Memorial Day  I received a call from a director at WKZO TV in Kalamazoo.  He invited me to be a guest on his TV program and pay tribute to Veterans. At the end of the Viet Nam War it seemed that most…

How The Years Fly Bye

Jean and I will have been married over 90 years as you read this. (Not all of those years to each other.) I was married 39 years previously and she was 35 years. May 19th we will have been married 16 years together. We met online. I lived in Battle Creek, Michigan and she lived…

All I Want Is My Three Front Teeth

After nearly half a century of professional speeches I’ve had almost everything happen to me, but recently I had a new experience. I was speaking for seniors over at Solty’s Adult Day Care Center here in Hillsborough. I had a warning signal the night before but I crossed my fingers and kept my date with…