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It´s a new life for Jenny and John in Portugal

Hello and welcome to anybody who reads this post and hopefully goes on to follow the blog and its great to see you all from the French blog. 484 more words


Tempes Fugit

How time files! Just over a week ago I was waking up to this magnificent view from my Hotel Room in the beautiful ancient town of Vasto. 152 more words

Old violet eyes

I woke up this morning thinking about the most beautiful woman in the world, not just my world, anybody’s world. Before she became the blowsy, chubby tippler, made up and decked out like a hooker, … 357 more words


Reachin' To Be Free: The Supremes and The Temptations' 'A Place in the Sun'

(originally appeared in Shindig! issue 75)

1968 was a time of upheaval and change at Motown Records. The company had moved its Detroit headquarters into a soulless commercial building, and founder and president Berry Gordy was spending much of his time in Los Angeles. 994 more words

Magazine Writing

Abruzzo in Spring

Two weeks to go! Can’t wait to see Abruzzo in the spring. Looks like Switzerland or Austria doesn’t it! It’s not though, its beautiful Abruzzo. Never thought retirement would look so good!

Elizabeth Taylor and the Holocaust: The Story of Montage by Jean-Luc Godard

On the 27th of February 1932, Elizabeth Taylor was born in Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, England. She was born with a rare condition called distichiasis, which in her case manifested itself as double rows of eyelashes around her eyes. 673 more words


Tainted Love: A Place in the Sun (1951)

It’s the sort of scene that shows up in a lot of movies, particularly from classic Hollywood: Two people who have spent precious little time together — in fact, this seems to be their first real date after meeting at a party — declare their love for each other. 1,019 more words