Tag Archives: memories

Weather report

How often is it that you can remember what the weather was doing even a couple weeks ago, let alone a year ago or 20 years ago?  Honestly, it’s probably easier in the Internet age than it’s ever been, but … Continue reading

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You Gotta Be

Des’ree is another of those one-hit wonders from the 90s that I’m so fascinated with (although the ultimate one-hit wonder of the 90s is, and always will be, Goddess.) Again, she’s a one-hit wonder in the U.S., so don’t give … Continue reading

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Blinky blinky, that’s me

When I was a kid, I had this Peter Pan storyteller record called Blinky The Lighthouse Ship.  It was my favorite book-and-record. As with most of the stuff like that from my childhood, it’s been lost and I wouldn’t even … Continue reading

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Mix CD Redux: Dan’s Sophomore Year Journals/1988

It’s been a while since I did my last Mix CD Redux post and was trying to think of which one would be a good one to feature this time around.  Since I’ve been in kind of an introspective mood … Continue reading

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I would venture to say that almost everybody, even non-fans, know the story of Dolly Parton’s “Coat of Many Colors.”  So poor were they in the Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee, Dolly’s mom sewed together a coat from a box … Continue reading

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