Thanks For Brightening My Days!

As my 93rd birthday gets closer, I want you all to know that your prayers, calls, letters, cards, emails and well wishes mean a whole lot to me! And your donations for my 24-hour home care, man, I can’t even begin to explain how very grateful I am. You’re making it possible for me to […]

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Happy New Year!

Big Prez (Clark’s nickname for God) has blessed us all to get ready for 2013! Man, I’m wishing everybody a Happy New Year! I’m praying that your dreams will come true, and things will be better than ever for all of us. Here at home, I am definitely going to celebrate. But first, I’m thanking […]

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Merry Christmas!

When I was a young boy, I loved Christmas. Still do. You know why? Because it’s the season with a huge spotlight on “hope.” My birthday signifies a very special day of hope for me, but Christmas represents hope for millions of folks all over the world. I enjoyed my 92nd birthday recently, and I […]

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Celebrating and Happy!

My 92nd birthday is on the 14th of December! You’d better believe that I’m thanking Big Prez (Clark’s nickname for God) for that blessing, and I’m praying to enjoy all of the “goodies” that are in store for me. Talking about being grateful. Man. I appreciate all the love from everybody who inspired me to […]

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My Autobiography Won Two Awards!

(American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) Deems Taylor Awards Timothy White Award, and Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC) Award for Excellence in Historical Recorded Sound Research) Man, I tell you, Big Prez (Clark’s nickname for God) keeps sending reasons for me to stay positive. It’s good to have more reasons. At 91 […]

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