When the Levee Breaks, a Son of a Son of a Sailor ends Up On Cripple Creek

Water. Sun. Tasty icy beverages. Summahtime.

‘Tis evidently the theme (of sorts) to something called a blog hop…a meme of which I was not clearly aware until Kim, a partner in crime over at The Music Mamas asked us to contribute a song for her post there. Music Mama Mari did one, too.

You know I can’t resist a meme.

Eli goes into a Bar for Bread and Water, but some Manic Bigmouth gives him Gin & Juice…

And here’s the Sunday Scoop, for all TWO of you who played along! (Mari and Steve get cookies. I’m looking very disapprovingly at the rest of you…)   Track 1: Eli’s Coming – Three Dog Night [Audio clip: view full post to listen] The fact that our two fearless critics didn’t appear to know who…

I Don’t WANT to go on the cart!

(The following SHOULD have gone up at The Music Mamas this morning…but, apparently in the two years that I’ve shamefully let everything lie practically dormant, something there has rusted. So, rather than slow my new-found momentum, I’m sharing it with y’all. I intended a separate post here today, too, but it all comes out the…

A Memorial Reminder

The following is part of a post that I wrote on Memorial Day 2010. I’ve re-posted it each year since then, because each year I see signs which indicate that it bears repeating.  And sadly, each year since, more men and women have lost their lives in the service of our country.  I post it…

I am not dead, nor trapped under heavy furniture…

…but, I am holiday frazzled, worn out, slightly sad, totally disorganized and currently suffering through gluten and sugar withdrawal. (More on that later…) I’ll be back one of these days, but I thought I’d pop in to say hello.Y’know – have a cuppa.  Visit. So, how ’bout you?  Survive December, did you?  Get anything good? …