Life On The Other Side of Sex, Drugs, and Rock And Roll
Thank you for writing the only useful thing I've read about the death of Whitney Houston.
Thank you for sharing that, Julie. I absoluely love your writing.
I love you Matt Gray! Thank you.
Now you've made me cry, so we're even. Beautiful and honest, that's all we can hope for.Love you Ms. J.
Julie,This made my day! This is incredible!Lots of love.Tom
Jules - you are such an incredible writer and storyteller. If you don't spill it in a book soon i will be disappointed - you have such amazing perspective and style.
Loved the blog. Caught it from a link on Lil Debbie Cakes. Kudos!
Thank you! Debbie's been inspiring me - she's much braver than I am, though. (Nice to meet you!)
so goad you wrote this! i enjoyed reading it!
thank you Julie for writing these...
WOW! Gomer! I'm honored! Thank you.
Came from link on huffpo. A good read however I feel like there is more to the story (not in a bad way), just wish you were able to recall more details. To say that you "kinda" remember "bottles and pipes" in the hotel room is a little misleading, and what exactly are you eluding to. Not bashing, just curious as to what was meant with that foggy memory.
Good morning! I wish I could remember more, but all I've got is a visual of Bobby sitting on the bed, a collection of empties on the desk, and at least two pipes on the nightstand. I'm pretty sure that they were meant for weed, not crack - Bobby would have been a teenager at the time. (I was there to collect him for a flight we were about to miss - he wasn't too happy to see me.)Thanks for reading and thanks for commenting - maybe I should take the reference to pipes out.
so how did Bobby write or learn his lyrics? Just curious?
Good question. He was definitely a talented performer; he would probably have memorized the lyrics or learned them through repetition. As for writing lyrics, he didn't - his songs were written by others. (He has a few credits as a co-writer, but his contributions were likely minor.) Thanks for reading.
"Addiction is a disease -- a motherfucker of a disease -- but it's not contagious."Thank you. I needed to hear that.