My mom was a nice, polite Catholic lady (emphasis on lady) who raised us as a single parent when my dad passed away and pretty overprotective. I grew up right at the advent of a momentous cultural boon in music – MTV – with their outrageous, scandalous videos and catchy, ultra-cool tunes. I worshiped it and sat transfixed for hours! It’s safe to say that without it, I wouldn’t have developed my musical taste beyond the mainstream. Mistakenly coming across the channel, I remember they were playing a Heart concert video. From that point, I was hooked!...more
OK, it is almost Thanksgiving and they are already playing Christmas Carols all over the place, so I am excited to share with you the amazing fact that, aside from adding a wonderful feeling of warmth and cheer to any family gathering, holiday party or shopping experience, Christmas Carols are REAL!...more
It's been a rough week.
Kim Kardashian's oily backside and everyone's reenactments of her Paper Mag photos are still trying to break the internet.
We're still waiting for a grand jury indictment announcement in Ferguson, where Gov. Jay Nixon has already issued a state of emergency and police are mobilizing.
Day 21! WoW! I'm really doing it. Today would be a good example if I wasn't going to live up to the challenge. I'm going to a Trampled Underfoot Concert tonight. I'm glad I'm going. I will be hanging out with friends. But to tell you the truth I would be just as happy catching up on publishing Goodness and getting on with Faithfulness....more