Darryl W. Woodson Jr.
Day-Watch Sergeant, Office of Public Safety
Caffeine for the Creative Mind by Stefan Mumaw & Wendy Lee Oldfield. On my list: Cyrano De Bergerac by Edmond Rostand, The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin, The Collected Works Of Kahlil Gibran and As a Man Thinketh by James Allen.
Mood music: Cincinnati Community Orchestra (my sister plays violin with them), Sade, DJ Shrood (Durham, N.C.), Eric B & Rakim, Tito Puente & His Orchestra, O’Jays, Nina Simone, Cesaria Evora, Thelonious Monk, Chuck Brown, Tego Calderón, Mary J. Blige, MNEK, Acid Jazz, Chris Stapleton, Roberta Flack, Donnie Hathaway, Beres Hammond, Sam Smith, Muddy Waters and more. I also listen to old podcasts from Miami—Clint O’Neil, Radio One (WLRN 91.3FM); The Rhythm Rocker, Saturday Night Funk Box (WDNA 88.9FM); Caribbean Rhythm, Irie AM (WVCG 1080AM)—and NYC: Stretch Armstrong & Bobbito (WKCR 89.9FM).
My boys grow into young men.
Being a better father.
The Bellarmine Yard Sale benefiting the Guatemala Service Trip (Professor Bob Lockhart and Dotti Lockhart and Hearts In Motion); Sickle Cell Association of Kentuckiana events; and Louisville Metro Government’s Blight Out-Brighten Up Project.