Category Archives: Spontaneous posts that are likely to amuse no one but me

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…

Mari Made Me Music Meme

Seriously – she did.  Mari over at Mari’s Virtual Notebook posted this KNOWING full well that I’m absolutely helpless in the face of a music meme – I must drop everything and immediately play along. (Sigh…I am so weak.) So, after you enjoy mine, head over to check hers out, and then do your own! …

National Coffee Day Poetry

So, according to more than a few friends on Facebook (which we KNOW is the final authority on EVERYTHING), today is National Coffee Day. Well, THIS is my kind of holiday.  I’ve just cracked open a brand new case (yes, I said case) of K-cups for my beloved Keurig machine this morning, and I shall…

Music Shuffle – Personal Therapist Edition

Because really – I’ve BEEN to therapy. And I’m pretty sure that in my case, the money would have been better spent on music. (It does, afterall, “hath charms to sooth the savage breast”.  Yes, I said “breast”, not “beast”.  Read your Congreve, people – really.) So anyway, as I find myself in yet ANOTHER…

“So, there I was – all out of fuel, bombs, altitude AND ideas…”

The quote in the title of this post is shamelessly stolen from an old boyfriend of mine, who used it whenever he had no explanation for something.  It was usually accompanied by a boyishly charming shrug of the shoulders, and of course all would be forgiven. Now, granted, he was a tres’ dashing Navy A-6…