Women Music March 2021 – Day 31 – Sheryl Crow

Sheryl Crow Sheryl Suzanne Crow (born February 11, 1962) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and actress. Her music incorporates elements of pop, rock, country, jazz, and blues. She has released ten studio albums, four compilations, and two live albums, and has contributed to a number of film soundtracks. Her most popular songs include “All…

#FF — Blended

PHOTO PROMPT © Jennifer Pendergast   Mom liked Butch best. Bedridden and looped up on meds left dad playing her nursemaid. He helped me as he could. Men came and went. When I had my first child, I was on my own — and for the four that followed. I bartended while the oldest watched the…

Hanspostcard 2021 movie draft, round 7 pick 2 from me, “De-Lovely” (2004)

image link Directed by: Irwin Winkler Genre: biographical (about Cole Porter) Stars: Kevin Kline, Ashley Judd, Jonathan Pryce, Kevin McNally, Sandra Nelson, Allan Corduner, Peter Polycarpou, Keith Allen, James Wilby, Kevin McKidd, Richard Dillane, Edward Baker-Duly, Angie Hill, Harry Ditson, Tayler Hamilton, Lexie Peel, Greg Sheffield, Peter Jessop, Jeff Harding, Susannah Fellows, Teddy Kempner, AND…….

dVerse — Poetics — out to dry

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Movies, Movies, Movies! #78 – March 30, 2021

Welcome to another installment of Movies, Movies, Movies! This batch of films all randomly turned out to be family friendly which doesn’t happen that often. Howl’s Moving Castle (2004) Starring: (English dub voices) Jean Simmons, Christian Bale, Lauren Bacall, Blythe Danner, Emily Mortimer, Josh Hutcherson, Billy Crystal, Jena Malone, Crispin Freeman, Mark Silverman, and many…

Women Music March 2021 – Day 30 – The Roches

The Roches in 1980.  From l-r:  Suzzy, Maggie, and Terre The Roches (Maggie, Terre, and Suzzy Roche) were a vocal group of three songwriting Irish-American sisters from Park Ridge, New Jersey, United States. They were known for their “unusual” and “rich” harmonies, quirky lyrics, and casually comedic stage performances. The Roches were active as performers…

dVerse — Haibun Monday — Spring Promise

Sakura Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park opened in April 1995 in Grand Rapids, MI. Since then, the gardens have expanded and the sculptures have increased to 158 acres and nearly 300 sculptures. In June 2015, an 8-acre Japanese garden was installed that includes a stand of cherry trees. I’ve walked the Japanese garden several…