Saturday Song List: April 24

Every Saturday, I will post a list of songs connected in some way to various prompts given during the week, one song for each prompt. Old Story---Crystal Gayle Knickerbockers Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)---Edison Lighthouse To Love---Wynonna Judd on "Touched By An Angel"'m Just A Singer In A Rock And … Continue reading Saturday Song List: April 24

Thursday Is Art Day: April 22

In this post, I'm linking together a favorite painting and a favorite tv episode. "The Sleeping Gypsy", by Henri Rousseau and my favorite episode of the old tv show "Family", "Sleeping Gypsy". Part One. Two Sneak preview:Next Thursday I'll share how a novel I love introduced me to another artistwhose also had the first name … Continue reading Thursday Is Art Day: April 22

Not Only In Comics Many stories in the old "Little Lulu" comics followed the following pattern:Something was missing or damaged.Lulu was blamed and spanked, usually by her mother, but sometimes by her father.Lulu's innocence was proven, too late, usually by her friend Tubby in his "Spider" persona.The culprit frequently turned out, with sublime irony, … Continue reading Not Only In Comics

Nulla Dies Sine Linea

Four prompts from today And one from yesterday"Nulla dies sine linea." "Not a day without a line." That's my motto. I want to be a prolific writer, but more than that, a good writer. I've never forgotten these words from a song on the original "Mickey Mouse Club""The talents given to you and … Continue reading Nulla Dies Sine Linea

House of Cards Mom and I used to enjoy watching Tv Land's reruns of "Bonanza" together.I remember her reaction to the scene below. Little Joe said "I'm really PROUD of you!" the way he did, in orderto make the house of cards Hoss had been so carefully constructing topple, Mom said, "What a … Continue reading House of Cards