good news: jeff liles is back scribing for the dallas observer
blog. in his latest installment, he asked a buncha local musos and expats (including, um, your humble chronicler o' events) to tell the stories of their favorite instruments. go here
to read. (you've gotta click through to the last page and scroll to the end to read the story of the guitar in my profile pic.)
ADDENDUM: but wait. he sez this is gonna be the last one for the d.o. next week, it's a-gonna be on facebook at www.facebook.com/Liles
. you know what to do.