Photo Credit: Bing.com I have always been a person who absolutely loves music. I grew up listening to a wide variety of music because I grew up with so many diverse groups of friends, whom I love and still keep in contact with and get together with to this day. Ray Stevens could not have … Continue reading Ray Stevens – “Everything Is Beautiful”
Curtis Mayfield was one of the smoothest singers of our time. He had such charisma and confidence in the songs he wrote, because they had significant meanings. Superfly was a FLY hit that was released in the Summer of July 1972, it was HOT, the band were on fire, and burning up the charts. Curtis … Continue reading Curtis Mayfield – “Super Fly”
Both Photo's credit: https://images.search.yahoo.com When I hear this song, I think of how empowering it must have been for Marvin Gaye to stand up and say, I am going to release this song, even though Berry Gordy wasn’t happy with him for releasing a protest song. During those days and earlier as many of us … Continue reading Marvin Gaye – “Inner City Blues” (Make Me Wanna Holler)
Photo credit: https://images.search.yahoo.com “O Willow Waly” is one of the most beautifully written songs that I have ever heard. It's a song that if one closes their eyes, they can almost in vision a couple in love lying beneath a beautiful weeping willow tree and at an instant one of them are no longer there … Continue reading “O Willow Waly” Song From the 1961 Movie Thriller, “The Innocents”
Photo credit: bing.com This was a fun poem to read. It breaks down from a young girls perspective what will happen as she grows up and her body begins to change from a little girl to a woman. I love reading these children poems because I have young grandchildren who love reading, writing, drawing, music … Continue reading Growing Up – A Poem by Emma – Child Poets Who Inspire!
The Holidays are upon us and for many, it's not a happy time. We all know that the Holidays are very depressing for some, and we know that some people don't have a family to check on them. Many have lost loved ones or have family that just won't make time for them. Don't give … Continue reading Depression During The Holidays