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#MM — Saturday Mix — Cry from the darkness

Cry from the Darkness When all that is is up for profit A call for prophet needs pierce the sky Tortured, twisted souls will never rest Until wrest from darkness by the light   https://youtu.be/81MEDY6ycyU     Sarah Weejars is the host of Mindlovemisery's Menagerie's Saturday Mix.  Sarah says: This week we are seeing double… Continue reading #MM — Saturday Mix — Cry from the darkness

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#MM — Music Challenge — Numb

Jim Adams is the illustrious host of Mindlovemisery's Menagerie's Music Challenges.  Jim says: The challenge today is to focus on [Promises in the Dark] and use it for a short story, a piece of flash fiction, or a poem that you can share with the WordPress writing community.  Lifetime stretched, caught between love and isolation… Continue reading #MM — Music Challenge — Numb

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#SLS — U2, Stay (Faraway, So Close!)

Jim Adams is the prompt-slingin' host of Song Lyric Sunday.  Jim says: This week we have Come/Go/Leave/Stay and I think we will all have fun with this. 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 please… Continue reading #SLS — U2, Stay (Faraway, So Close!)

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Coloring Club Plus — 11/11/19

This morning I realized it had been a long time since listening to this album. What profoundly strikes me about Achtung Baby are the poetry of the lyrics with so many of the songs. Achtung Baby is the seventh studio album by Irish rock band U2. It was produced by Daniel Lanois and Brian Eno,… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 11/11/19

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#SLS — Daddy’s Gonna Pay for Your Crashed Car — U2

Jim Adams is the appreciated host of Song Lyric Sunday.  Jim says: our prompt for this week is Dad/Father/Barbecue.  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 where credit is due. Make… Continue reading #SLS — Daddy’s Gonna Pay for Your Crashed Car — U2

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Coloring Club — 6/14/19

I know it sounds strange to say that I never knew the name to this song, as it was heard as part of the complete "Rattle and Hum" album.  I love everything about this song, but particularly the guitars, thrumming out their pulsing beats. Rattle and Hum is the sixth studio album by Irish rock… Continue reading Coloring Club — 6/14/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 5/18/19

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

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Coloring Club Plus — 5/10/19

The album Zooropa came out when I was buying every new U2 that came out. Zooropa is the eighth studio album by Irish rock band U2. Produced by Flood, Brian Eno, and The Edge, it was released on 5 July 1993. Zooropa remains in a class by itself as far as its sound and its… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 5/10/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 4/14/19

  Out on youtube last night looking for a song for today, I came across this live version of, "Stuck in a Moment" with U2's Bono and The Edge.  I was knocked over by this version.  I had no idea its song origin. All That You Can't Leave Behind is the tenth studio album by… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 4/14/19

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Coloring Club Plus — 2/6/19

I colored this last night while listening to U2's "All That You Can't Leave Behind".  This ranks up there with "The Joshua Tree" and "Achtung Baby" in my favorites category.  Every song is a winner on here.  This one may be my favorite song. Per wikipedia: All That You Can't Leave Behind is the tenth studio… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 2/6/19