Category: Da Life

Da Life is about Lifestyle: misc philosophy, poker, cigars, living large and general thoughts on the universe.

Now a Published Author!

The back cover of Charlotte Writers Group anthology, It's About Time

What can’t this boy do? (Give birth, get rich, & be incredibly handsome come to mind.) Well, all that aside, Paul is now a published author. Again. A few years ago, he was a featured writer in a variety of sports magazines with over 50 articles published. This May, he has two short stories published …

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Daytona Beach Bike Week 2016

Wanted to give Melinda the whole Daytona experience. See the pictures below… Riding on the beach – CHECK Rode by my old apartment on Highland Avenue – CHECK Boot Hill Saloon – CHECK bought her a Boot Hill 75th Anniversary shirt Showed her my old apartment behind Boot Hill Saloon – CHECK Speedway – BRP demos & owners’ …

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Sawyer Brown Band Rocks Lancaster

The Sawyer Brown Band, a country rock band that has been kicking for 35+ years jammed in Lancaster SC Saturday Dec 12th. Front man, Mark Miller, showed the same energy and moves displayed when the band won the Star Search reality show in 1983. As he tells his kids “we were the first American Idols.” …

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Home Free Videos pt2

On Dec. 7th, we saw Home Free, the country a capella group, in Charlotte and here are some pieces of videos. The group rocked the Knight Theater at Blumenthal. Tim Foust’s bass voice rumbled the hairs on the back of my neck! If you are interested in hearing great vocals, check  out this group online.

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DragonCon Atlanta: Letting Your Freak Flag Fly!

Superman, Supergirl, Nightwing at DragonCon Atlanta

(Okay, maybe some people have taken that a little TOO seriously.) I have been told by some of my writer friends that you need sci-fi conventions to help market your books. I am a few years away from needing to market any novels I have written and it’s a good thing. It will take me that long …

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The Thornhill MC Does The Cherohala

Thornhill MC

This weekend, the boys from the Thornhill Motorcycle Club (“Born to Rake Leaves”) rode from Charlotte to Robbinsville, NC then rode the Cherohala Skyway to stay overnight in Telico Plains, TN. Bob, Big, Poppa Danno and Wyngman rode 280+ miles each way for a great weekend excursion. We ate dinner at KramBonz BBQ where our …

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Summer of Fun 2013 Begins in January

Say what you will about us… The Metheney Family knows how to enjoy life! They may put a lot of things n our tombstone, but “Died of Boredom” won’t be one of them!

Atlantis Resort, Bahamas Review Pt.2

The Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island, Bahamas is a good getaway and we had fun despite the steep prices and hidden charges, but there were a few negatives.

Atlantis Resort, Bahamas, Review

The Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in the Bahamas is one of the most complete, beautiful and imaginative resorts ever.  Everyone should go at least once. But it helps if someone else is picking up the tab, because it is also one of the most expensive I have ever been to. I would like to …

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Top 10 Reasons Why I Can’t Be Pope

The first resignation of a pope in over 600 years opens the door for some unprecedented opportunities. I would like to think the Catholic Church can think outside the box. But on the other hand… The Top 10 Reasons Why I Can’t Be Pope 10.) I am not Catholic. I have no idea what this …

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