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Your showtune for January 8 is

“Shivers” – A Year With Frog and Toad

Music: Robert Reale   Lyrics: Willie Reale

Winter is in full throttle by now, and it’s dreadfully cold.  If you must venture outdoors, wear lots of layers to ensure the only shivers you experience are those in this charming number from the musical based on Arnold Lobel’s beloved children’s books.


A rumble in the night

A rumble in the night

I saw a flash

Of white light

Its arm

Pointing sharply in the direction

Where it travels thrown down

From the ceiling… 69 more words



Cold water swimming

I went to the lido this morning for a dip. The air temperature was about 3 degrees and the water was about 10. 288 more words

Random Thoughts


There’s a story about a guy who leaves with a one-way ticket and a couple shirts in a bag, not sure where he’ll sleep the night, who he’ll share his ideas with nor how he’s going to afford the rent, three meals a day and all the essentials to stay alive. 184 more words


Shivers - a poem

Shivers, twitches, a gamut

Of activity, restless cut raving

Writhing, yet colourless,

Steeped in heavy sundries

That hold no meaning, empty

Vessel waits for action, waits… 43 more words


SavageHippie Episode 23 1/3 – The Cursed Episode

I know I cursed us.  Not to say we weren’t cursed from the very beginning just by our choices in life, which lead us to this very moment – and I believe my co-hosts… 585 more words


Blu-ray Review: Score (1974)

Distributor: Arrow Video

BBFC Classification: 18

Director: Radley Metzger

Starring: Claire Wilbur, Casey Donovan, Lynn Lowry, Gerald Grant, Carl Parker

Score is an adaptation of a stage play by Jerry Douglas that shifts the story from a grubby New York tenement to an imaginary (and presumably European) coastal resort called Liberation, which may give you an idea about what you’re about to get involved in. 606 more words