Way back in 2005, a man named Dr. Cliff Arnall looked at things like weather, debts following the holidays, and all those New Years resolutions we haven’t been following, and came up with a date for the most Depressing Day of the Year. 148 more words
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I read Giles Smith’s Lost in Music recently: got it second hand in Leith Walk’s excellent music and bookshop, Elvis Shakespeare. A journalist of some repute as well as, apparently, ghost writer for Tom Jones and Rod Stewart, Smith is the same age as me, so part of the appeal of his book was the bit about growing up and having your formative experiences in pop music filtered through that particular time period. 1,449 more words
Way back in 2011-12, I was unemployed, and it was really rough out there in the job market. Nobody was hiring. For anything.
It was easy to get discouraged, after sending out resume after resume after resume. 363 more words
There is nothing more in this world I love more then singing. Going one step further, there are few things I love in this world more then singing 80’s music… the very music that made me realize… “Hey I can do that”. 284 more words