#SLS — Joni Mitchell & Peter Gabriel, My Secret Place

Jim Adams is the ever-responsible host of Song Lyric Sunday.  Jim was called away for a few days but still made sure to post the prompt for Sunday.  Jim says: This week we have Duet, so you should look for songs that are sung as duets. Here are the “rules”: • Post the lyrics to…

#SLS — I Have the Touch by Peter Gabriel

Jim Adams is the anatomically-oriented host of Song Lyric Sunday.  Jim says: I am hoping that responses will be more evenly distributed with this week’s prompt being Arms/Elbows/Knees/Legs. Here are the “rules”: • Post the lyrics to the song of your choice, whether it fits the theme or not. If it does not fit, then…

Coloring Club Plus — 8/27/19

Two bonus pics!  Last (Sunday) night I went out to the car to retrieve the cat toy my daughter in-law gave me for Mlady.  It was just light enough to notice a dark shape on the hood of the car.  I thought it was a leaf or a large locust, but lo and behold it…

Coloring Club Plus — 5/14/19

I borrowed 3, count ’em, 3, Peter Gabriel CDs from the L today. The first one I listened to was “Up.” None of the songs were familiar to me. I chose, “The Barry Williams Show” as it really cuts to the bone and reminds me of a lot of reality TV shows. The very first…

Coloring Club Plus — 4/2/19

per wikipedia:  Shaking the Tree: Sixteen Golden Greats is a compilation album by the English rock musician Peter Gabriel. It was released in 1990 as Gabriel’s first career retrospective, including songs from his first solo album Peter Gabriel (I or Car) (1977), through Passion: Music for The Last Temptation of Christ (1989). It was remastered…

Coloring Club Plus — 2/22/19

drawing by Andrew Chalfen I listened to a learning tape tonight while coloring, then was pulled to pick Peter Gabriel’s hypnotic, “In Your Eyes.” Imagine my delight when I read that the song was inspired by one of Antoni Gaudi designed homes! Coincidence? Serendipity? Whatever metaphysical phenomenon it is, I like it. per wikipedia:  “So”…

Short Dance & Video NYE Playlist

This short list was chosen for both the danceability to the music and the creativity shown in the videos.  I’m hoping everyone enjoys their New Year’s Eve and that we all move on to a blessed 2019. Rob Zombie’s Living Dead Girl     Dire Straits’ Money for Nothing   RUN-DMC Walk This Way  …