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I miss that David Bowie is no longer around this is what you get today you just have to imagine Isabel (daughter) and me singing to this (loudly) in the car Love is careless in its choosing Sweeping over cross a baby Love descends on those defenceless Idiot love will spark the fusion Inspirations have […]



What music did you grow up with? This – ‘the songs our parents gave us‘ – got me thinking. For me it was classical music…either records or the radio. In fact my parents then got a lot of their favourite records on cassette, and then bought everything all over again on CDs. They still use […]


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03Jun16

Bit flat last weekend was with family had a couple of hours with Izzy in the car and we sang to this…a fave…and it’s true  


“The Great Beyond” I’ve watched the stars fall silent from your eyes All the sights that I have seen I can’t believe that I believed I wished That you could see There’s a new planet in the solar system There is nothing up my sleeve I’m pushing an elephant up the stairs I’m tossing up […]


I have always liked this song, and it’s a good choice for today. An *interesting* day at work, and the lesson learned is…be more explicit when giving instructions. And I also attended a lunchtime session on resilience, and that was useful. Seems I may be spending more time in my circle of concern, concentrating on […]


Argh, help me out here Currently reading Barracuda by Christos Tsiolkas for bookgroup – but cannot get this out of my head So this song came out in 1977, so I was 16, and that’s probably why I remember it! Heart, formed in 1973, and still going! Not saying I like the song, just can’t […]