Tax Day – the IRS

Angie Stone proves once again that artists can make art out of anything,  even owning the I.R.S. Being broke is no joke!  She belts these lyrics:

“2000 bucks would save my life

200 bucks would ease the pain”

Only someone who has truly been broke could write such lyrics – showing the distinction between being saved and having your debt eased.  There are gradations of broke-ness and most anything will help.  The I.R.S. song was written by Angie Stone.  

I share to ease the pain of those of us who owe, whether we are able to pay or not:



About Candelaria Silva

Candelaria Silva-Collins is a marketing, community outreach and programming consultant; writer; and trainer/facilitator who lives in Boston, Massachusetts. She has designed and facilitated workshops on a wide variety of topics including communication, facilitation, job search skills, team building, and parenting issues. She currently coordinates the Community Membership Program of the Huntington Theatre Company. Her work as Director of ACT Roxbury was profiled in several publications, including The Creative Communities Builders Handbook. Candelaria’s children’s stories, short stories, essays and reviews have been published in local and national publications and she is an active blogger. Her publications include the booklets, Handling Rejection; Pushing through Shyness: Networking Tips when You’re Shy, Slow to Warm Up or Just don’t Feel you Belong; and Real Questions about Sex & Relationships for Teens: A Discussion Guide for Parents. She has served on the boards of Goddard College, Wheelock Family Theatre, Boston Foundation for Architecture, and Discover Roxbury. She is currently Chair, Designators of the Henderson Foundation.

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