Fandango writes a satirical political parody set to the tune of Bob Dylan's timeless classic, "The Mighty Quinn." See if you can figure out who it's about. My blogging buddy, Jim Adams, is now part of the Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie team and he is hosting one of the MLMM music challenges. The latest of Jim’s MLMM… Continue reading MLMM Music Challenge — This, That, and The Other
Is This It is the debut studio album by American rock band the Strokes, released on July 30, 2001, by RCA Records. It was recorded at Transporterraum in New York City with producer Gordon Raphael from March to April 2001. For their debut, the band strove to capture a simple sound that was… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 5/19/19
Jim Adams is the always dependable host of Song Lyric Sunday, and his dependability is appreciated! Jim says: Dawn/Noon/Dusk/Midnight/Nocturnal/Diurnal is the theme for today. Here are the “rules”: Post the lyrics to the song of your choice, whether it fits the theme or not. Please try to include the songwriter(s) – it’s a good idea to give credit… Continue reading #SLS — “Time” — Chicago — 25 or 6 to 4
Image by Rudy and Peter Skitterians from Pixabay The year is 2049. Console and computer gaming has come so far from 30 years ago. The hard-core gamers stay attuned to the latest developments to keep their edge in the MMOs*. Harold was not one of those players. Harold dabbled in gaming. Geordy, his wife, always… Continue reading Uncle Harold and the Volcano
Sarah is the host of Mindlovesmisery Menagerie's Saturday Mix. Sarah says: Welcome to the Saturday Mix – Lucky Dip, 18 May 2019! For this week’s Lucky Dip, I have reached into my mystery bag and pulled out a Musette. The topic is up to you! Luckily, Shadow Poetry has an explanation…Good luck with your ‘Lucky… Continue reading Saturday Mix – Lucky Dip, 18 May 2019 — Return of the Peonies
I have a coloring book of the Celtic Alphabet, where I planned on coloring one a day for A2Z, but instead will color them over the year and then use them in A2Z with whatever my topic will be. This is the first one, "G", which I chose to go with the song, "Grace" for… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 5/18/19
Kat Myrman echoes my sentiments here. old white men wielding patriarchy are a dying breed…but not soon enough ☹️~kat It is feeling more and more like “Gilead” these days. 😳 Poetry form for the month of May: Tetractys/5 lines/syllable count 1-2-3-4-10. via May Day 17 — like mercury colliding...
Kristian, of Tales from the Mind of Kristian, has tagged me to continue what is shaping up to be one exciting adventure! Kristian was tagged by Teresa, The Haunted Wordsmith, who began this brilliant Finish the Story Challenge! I do really enjoy these, you never know where the story will end up taking you. Click… Continue reading Finish the Story #11 – The Recruit.
Image by Ylanite Koppens from Pixabay Sally, the visiting nurse, was on her way to meet a new client today. As Sally read through Mrs. Gates' case file the night before, she learned that Mrs. Gates was a recent widow. Her husband, a retired marine biologist, had collapsed a month prior while doing pool maintenance… Continue reading Anomaly
Jim Adams is the dedicated and energetic new host of Mindlovemisery Menagerie's Music Challenge. Jim says: The challenge today is to focus on [Bob Dylan's song, “Quinn the Eskimo”] and use it for inspiration in any form of creative expression (including but not limited to short stories, poems, lyrics, artwork, photography, (etc.). OK, I took… Continue reading Music Challenges — The Mighty Quinn — Bob Dylan — analysis