Category Archives: music

Easy Like Sunday Morning

I really like this song and I always have.  But when I read the lyrics, I mean, really read the lyrics, it’s sad.  But if you don’t concentrate on the lyrics and just sing un-mindfully, (is that a word?) there’s … Continue reading

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Holla If You Feel Like You’ve Been Down The Same Road

I don’t know whether it’s from the full moon last night or some astrological planetary alignment, but I’m being transformed, whether I like it or not.  And it’s unsettling at times and yet, there’s a spark of excitement.  A small … Continue reading

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R-E-S-P-E-C-T

It’s been a long road of learning since the divorce.  It’s been a hard journey for me – full of shocking, eye-opening facts that I turned a blind heart to because I didn’t want my life to change.  I loved … Continue reading

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Make Me Lose Control

Whenever I hear that song Make Me Lose Control by Eric Carmen, I start remembering that summer when the guy I was dating played it whenever we were in his car.  While we’re still friends, he’s married, has kids but … Continue reading

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Twelve Notes

I really like what Sam Elliott says below in the movie, A Star Is Born.  It makes perfect sense to me and since I adore music, it feels even more poignant to me. Over the years, I’ve written poetry, but … Continue reading

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Grab A Comfy Pen And Write In Your Diary

If you’re like me, you can write what you can’t say and that is really helpful.  I mean, I wrote copiously to my former husband after he left me even though I never showed him what I wrote.  I wrote … Continue reading

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A Star Is Born – All You Gotta Do Is Trust Me

At the last minute, a friend and I went to see A Star Is Born.  While I hazily remember the movie with Kris and Barbra years ago, I was excited to see this version.  It doesn’t hurt that I think … Continue reading

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Do You Remember Dancing In September?

Whenever I hear the song September by Earth, Wind and Fire, I can’t help but sing along!  That groovy song raises my spirits and just makes me feel like dancing! But do you know the lyrics?  I looked them up … Continue reading

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Ways To Fill Your Free Time After Divorce

I think the hardest part for me after the divorce was to find a way to fill my unexpected free time.  Because when the kids see their dad occasionally, I am alone and I have nothing to do.  I had … Continue reading

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