Before I Kick
List Item: Listen to the 1001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die
Gloomy Sunday – Billie Holiday (1941)
Watchers of QI will know this song as being associated with radio listeners committing suicide. 855 more words
1 week ago
No fresh bread today
Conflict is contradiction
Only baby Boum-ers!
Quick & Easy times
Like a slice exploded
Armless in Gaza
3 months ago
When there's no room on Twitter
What a lovely thing to be doing. Back in with one of my P1-3 classes today, continuing their “seashore” topic…
This was the activity in question. 49 more words
3 months, 2 weeks ago
The Soul of Matter
The love-hate relationships between English-speaking countries and France are well known and some people say that all started in 1066 with the Norman conquest of Britain. 249 more words
3 months, 4 weeks ago
There’s something about fall, with the changing leaves and brisk air, that always makes me want to travel back to France. I’d like to sit outside in a street cafe, people-watching and sipping a glass of wine. 182 more words
MEMOIRS OF A HUSK
No armchair for God today. Not even a paltry cushion.
No, I’m not having visions, I’m singing – in my head.
It’s an old song by the French singer, Charles Trenet, in which this line appears: 537 more words
4 months, 2 weeks ago
Jane Dougherty Writes
This chanson is for nostalgics for Paris. Me included.
Le Grand Charles in 1987 age 74, a national treasure.
5 months, 2 weeks ago