Writer’s Lift Wednesday #36

It seems futile to release a post today. #36 may well fall flat in light of current events. Even so WLW is my choice, if not habit. This is a writersliftwednesday blog, sharing the works of fellow writers, poets, artists (including photographers, painters, etc.) and persons random. All re-blogs will be linked appropriately to their…

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Music: Enjoy The Silence by Depeche Mode

MUSIC is a segment that features a song that’s caught my brain. Some new to me, some known to me, all brilliant. Everyday is an onslaught of words and I’m fine with that. But it does pay to occasionally stop and enjoy the silence. “Enjoy The Silence” is in no way new to me; a…

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Trick-Or-Treat

I was curious to see how my neighborhood would react to social distancing while trying to honor Trick-Or-Treat. When you’re a parent, you know without saying these activities are for the kids. In a way for ourselves too as we keep these traditions alive by passing them on. There’s joy in seeing a child’s joy…

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Writer’s Lift Wednesday #35

This is a writersliftwednesday blog, sharing the works of fellow writers, poets, artists (including photographers, painters, etc.) and persons random. All re-blogs will be linked appropriately to their authors and creators. Writing is no easy calling and nothing easy was ever worth doing. Support each other by sharing, liking and commenting. (1) “A powerless magnet /…

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Music: “Kvitravn” (White Raven) by Wardruna

This is awesome recommendation was brought to me by Leslie Pless. “Kvitravn,” is the sound of my ancestors. Prior to learning of my Scandinavian heritage (I’ve been learning lots), I had, not so coincidentally, been actively discovering the proud and rich sounds of the modern-Norse music. Norse folk and Scandinavian folk are not necessarily interchangeable,…

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Music: Ruby Tuesday by The Rolling Stones

A friend of mine told me once, “You are such a Margot,” as in the character, Margot Tenenbaum of the Wes Anderson film, The Royal Tenenbaums. Yeah. I can see that. Bit of soundtrack trivia, while “Ruby Tuesday” features in the film, The Rolling Stones did not allow for the song’s official use in the…

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Vote

If you haven’t seen the pressure we’re under as a nation, you haven’t been paying attention. Regardless of your particular side of the fence…vote. Early Voting (Texas) October 13th-30th.Election Day, November 3rd. Christina “Turned away from it all like a blind manSat on a fence but it don’t workKeep coming up with love but it’s…

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