Women Music March 2022 – Day 31 – Detroit’s Own: Karen Neal of Inside Out, Thrall, Queen Bee, and Beyond!

Karen Neal, bass player From Bass Girls International (clicking the image link takes you there) Gear: Fender Precision Bass(EMG pickups), Ampeg SVT 350 original tube head, Ampeg 410 guitar cabinet, Boss Bass Overdrive pedal.Current band: Queen Bee / They Never Sleep (aka Thrall)First bass: Peavey T40First band: Inside Out (all-female!)Favourite band: Dead Kennedys (original)Favourite place:…

#FF — The Hard Way

PHOTO PROMPT © Roger Bultot The gavel rapped sharply. “This meeting will come to order. First on the agenda: parking signs on Desolation Row. We all know parking fine income has dropped to nil. We need to get creative.” “Mayor, the municipal conference in Vegas I just went to had a parking sign vendor there….

Women Music March 2022 – Day 30 – Dolores O’Riordan

Dolores O’Riordan at the Olympia Theater in Montreal, Quebec, Canada in 2009 Dolores Mary Eileen O’Riordan (b. 9/6/71 – 1/15/18) was an Irish musician, singer and songwriter. She was best known as the lead vocalist and lyricist for the alternative rock band the Cranberries. O’Riordan had one of the most recognizable voices in rock in…

dVerse — Poetics — just the baubles, please!

You all know the wild grief that besets us when we remember times of happiness. – Ernst Junger, On the Marble Cliffs, John Lehmann, 1947 If, if only we could choose them, severed threads cauterized, polished and shining like coins rolling end over end in sunlight, when it’s always what we call it — where…

Movies, Movies, Movies! #124 – March 29, 2022

Welcome to another installment of Movies, Movies, Movies!  This installment is all over the board. The Space Between (2021) Starring: Kelsey Grammer, Jackson White, Paris Jackson, William Fichtner, Ashley Eskew, Delon de Metz Director: Rachel Winter Genres: comedy, drama Synopsis: good synopsis from imdb: Golden Globe(TM) Winner Kelsey Grammer stars in the inspiring coming of…

Serow Volume 5 is HERE — Akita International Haiku Network

Some of my haiga (photo + haiku) are featured in this volume of Serow. I’m geeked about it! Serow Volume 5 featuring the winners of the 2021 Akita International Haiku Contest is now available online!  Volume 5 also features photo haiku and reviews of current haiku collections. CLICK HERE Serow Volume 5 is HERE — Akita…