Tag Archives: #mymusical2018

To whom it concerns

Time for a #mymusical2018 post. In May 1999 I was living in Ireland. I had moved into a flat on my own and I had nothing. I didn’t even have a bed. I lived that flat for 9 months and … Continue reading

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Ruptured me throat

I’ve been off the blogging air for a couple of days now. Sorry. Today’s return will only be brief as I’m quite tired already and it’s not even 10am yet. There’s an old Peter Sellers song that I have been … Continue reading

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Holy Darkness

On the 5th of April at 12:00 noon I had a minor stroke which temporarily paralysed my right arm and leg. At 3:00pm, I had another. At 7:00pm, I had third and far more significant stroke which left me with … Continue reading

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MLK

I used to sing this to my daughter when she was a tiny baby. It is one of the saddest and sweetest songs I know. It is my prayer for Martin Luther King tonight on this the 50th anniversary of … Continue reading

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Pride (in the name of love)

“Early morning, April four. Shot rings out in the Memphis sky. Free at last, they took your life. They could not take your pride.” It’s almost a pity that Bono got the time wrong. Martin Luther King was killed in … Continue reading

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Girls Just Want to Have Fun

This is essentially a fun song that I remember from my childhood. I don’t know when I first heard it but I feel it’s kind of an anthem for women of my generation…or at least it may have been when … Continue reading

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No need to argue

[for the record – I wrote this weeks ago but just got around to posting today] Another of my favourite Cranberries songs is this little beauty from the album with the same title…No Need To Argue. This is my go-to … Continue reading

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