A2Z — Z — Ziggurat

Welcome to Day 26 of the A2Z 2019 Challenge. It’s been quite the ride. I’ve enjoyed researching for my entries. I’ve also enjoyed surfing others’ blogs for their entries. I’ve made a few friends along the way. I do plan on participating again next year. For anyone who did not participate, I would encourage you…

dVerse — Haibun — Picnic on the Beach

Picnic on the Beach, by August Macke Gina is the host of dVerse today.  Gina says: Our theme for this week’s haibun is picnic! Share with us a memory from a picnic – your haibun must not be fictional but a real experience! Write a haibun based on the prompt, with 1 to 2 tight…

Coloring Club Plus — 4/28/19

  Today’s musical selection is, “The Painted Desert,” from The 10,000 Maniac’s, “In My Tribe.”  I posted about this album a few months ago.  You can read about it here.  There is something about the lush guitars, Natalie’s voice, and the lyrics that are irresistable.  It’s simply dreamy, but it’s a deeply sad story. Stereogum…

A2Z April 2019 — Y — Pythagorean Y

The above graphic  of the Pythagorean Y was created by Geoffroy Tory born in Bourges around 1480 and died in Paris before 14 October 1533. He was a French humanist and an engraver, best known for adding accents on letters in French. His life’s work has heavily influenced French publishing to this day. The Pythagorean…

Coloring Club Plus — 4/28/19

Elvis Costello’s This Year’s Model is a 2-CD set, a total of 25 songs.  That’s a lot of music.   Pump It Up is one of those eminently danceable tunes that you can work up a sweat on. This Year’s Model is Elvis Costello’s second album and his first with the Attractions, released in 1978. This…

#SLS — Don’t Go Back to Rockville — REM

Jim Adams is the welcoming and gracious host of Song Lyric Sunday. Jim says: Today’s prompt is Boogie/Rock/Rolling Stone and there should be a plethora of songs for everyone to choose from.  Pick your song, write your post and please be patient, and wait for me to approve your pingbacks, or you can just place…