artifacts, documents, and the glow of the past

I’ve been going through some of my old letters, documents, and keepsakes of Tom, ¬†and found some artifacts/documents that relate to previous posts. These include a program from the Stairway of the Stars performance in 1981, in which Tommy performed a fiddle solo; also a hand-drawn map that Tom sent me showing the route of […]

tom’s letter to hong kong

Tom graduated from college in May of 1991. One of his first projects after graduating was to research, and then start, a bicycle repair business in San Luis Obispo. Although the business ultimately did not prove profitable, it was an interesting adventure for Tom, and one he approached with his usual energy and enthusiasm. That […]