Category Archives: Music

Bob Dylan 2016 Nobel Prize Speech

I first heard Dylan in 1961. From the beginning he was different, unforgettable.  All these years later, that incredible literary content to his music has been recognized  with the Nobel Prize for Literature.  Many howled about how could a “mere … Continue reading

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Anniversaries Worth Their Weight In Gold

Fifty years ago, I was a suburban dwelling wife with two children under five when the pot smoking, macrobiotic eating brother-in-law dropped by on his way to San Francisco.  The sounds of Sergeant Pepper entered the house with him. A … Continue reading

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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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