The Machine's Pump Volume 21 – #12 – December 2018 | Brave Combo
So I guess another year is wrapping up and, once again, a new one is ready to take its place. I've seen this before. Everyone looks back at the previous 12 months because we, apparently, can't help it. I suppose it's important to us to assess what just happened. The older I get, the more I feel like everything just happened. Twelve months feels barely longer than two. Plus, I'm just not past-oriented. I don't long for the good ol' days, whenever they were. There are certainly many events I remember fondly and I suppose, if I could hop into a time machine and walk around my hometown in the 1960s again and look at it with modern eyes, it would, admittedly, be entertaining. However, I have somewhat recently cataloged all of the Brave Combo videos, going back to our first rehearsals, and I gotta say, I don't want to relive a single minute. The experience was pretty overwhelming and, ultimately, rather nauseating. Too much to take in. Lots of places and miles and situations and people. I