Category Archives: Music

And the Oscar Might Go To

This Sunday, Hollywood’s Academy salutes itself with the Oscars and truly becomes the “City of Stars”.  In case you can’t tell, I adored La La Land.  The picks below demonstrate that over and over.  I hope it equals or exceeds … Continue reading

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Refuge

The Lake Isle of Innisfree W. B. Yeats, 1865 – 1939 I will arise and go now, and go to Innisfree, And a small cabin build there, of clay and wattles made: Nine bean-rows will I have there, a hive for the honey-bee; … Continue reading

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5 On Friday – December 2

Five on Friday was a long standing blog meme that came to an end with the move of the original meme master.  This has now been picked up by Mike Golch and open to anyone who still blogs anywhere to … Continue reading

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Welcome to The Weekend

Given all the upheaval of recent days and the approach of that ultimate family and food holiday, Thanksgiving, it’s time to kickback and relax. For that reason I’m bringing back and old game: Take This Tune. The rules are simple. … Continue reading

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Closing Time

As if this totally rotten week needed another bit of bad news, the world has now lost Leonard Cohen.  One of the most remarkable poets and lyricists of our age is gone. We can at least be grateful for the … Continue reading

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