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Coloring Club Plus — 3/19/19

I was trying to think of an appropriate song for today. One that would speak to the mass shooting a long way from here, in NZ, but close for so many of the writers and readers on Word Press. We in the US have seen it become almost commonplace here. It sorrows me to see… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 3/19/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 3/18/19

  From wikipedia: Bruce Springsteen's, “Darkness on the Edge of Town” is the fourth studio album by Bruce Springsteen, released on June 2, 1978. In September 2010, a documentary film chronicling the making of Darkness was first shown at the Toronto International Film Festival. Quoting Springsteen as saying "More than rich, more than famous, more… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 3/18/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 3/17/19

  per wikipedia: Richard Thompson's Front Parlour Ballads is the eleventh studio album by Richard Thompson, released in 2005, was a literally homemade album. Thompson's aim was to create an album that sounded small and intimate. Thompson had a small studio built in his garage at home and recorded the tracks onto his laptop computer,… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 3/17/19

music · Song Lyric Sunday

#SLS– More Than This by Roxy Music

Jim Adams is the illustrious host of Song Lyric Sunday. Jim says: This week the prompt is School/Books/Learning. I would appreciate it if you can be patient, and wait for me to approve your pingbacks. Here are the “rules”: Post the lyrics to the song of your choice, whether it fits the theme or not. Please… Continue reading #SLS– More Than This by Roxy Music

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Coloring Club Plus — 3/16/19

I listened to Leonard Cohen: Live in London, or at least most of the first disc. There are some intense songs on it. Not knowing much about Cohen's music, I learned that it's dense; not a fluff or throwaway in the bunch. My selection from it is, "Ain't No Cure for Love," originally on I'm… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 3/16/19

3TC · Fandango's One Word Challenge (FOWC) · fiction · music · Word of the Day Challenge

Lavender Blue

image link Fandango's FOWC is beware, the Word of the Day Challenge is harmony, Paula's 3 Things Challenge words are merchant, danger, lavender, and Teresa's Story Starter Challenge prompt is “I will fly over the rainbow…” Gigi had a hobby that kept her busy. She loved collecting music from old movies. There was one record… Continue reading Lavender Blue

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Coloring Club Plus — 3/15/19

  Beeswing first appeared on 1994's “Mirror Blue”. It is also on “Acoustic Classics.” wikipedia says: Acoustic Classics is the fifteenth solo studio album by British singer/songwriter Richard Thompson. It was released by Beeswing Records via Proper Records on 21 July 2014 in the UK and 22 July 2014 in the USA...According to the album… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 3/15/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 3/14/19

    Today's musical selection is in honor of the late, great Chris Cornell. I first heard Chris in Soundgarden's Superunknown and was hooked from there. Soundgarden was together from 1984 to 1997.  Audioslave came into being in 2001. Per wikipedia: Audioslave was an American rock supergroup formed in Los Angeles in 2001 and remained… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 3/14/19

fiction · Friday Fictioneers · music

Friday Fictioneers — The Pleyel

Rochelle is the host of the most lovely Friday Fictioneers. Rochelle says: Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin was born in March 1810, in Poland. In 1830, he left Poland for Paris. In 1848, this once proud Pleyel adorned Chopin's conservatory there. Chopin called it “his own” and polished its keys as if it were a lover. From… Continue reading Friday Fictioneers — The Pleyel

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Coloring Club Plus — 3/13/19

Wandering Spirit is the third solo album by Mick Jagger. Released in 1993, it was his only solo album release of the 1990s. It was well-received by the critics, per wikipedia. My selection from this excellent album is, “Hang on to Me Tonight”. Billy Preston may or may not be playing keyboard on this one… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 3/13/19