Tag Archives: #mymusical2018

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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Saving Grace – RIP Dolores

Today I woke to the news that one of my favourite female singers had died. Dolores O’Riordan from the Cranberries had an instantly recognisable voice and one that I find I could listen to for hours on end…and have done. … Continue reading

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River

Nothing to do with today being the anniversary of the Brisbane Floods of 2011. This song came up on my random playlist today and I remembered how much I liked it at the time. Not sure I feel the same … Continue reading

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