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”
Photo credit: bing photo images Superfly was a FLY hit and was released in the Summer of July 1972, it was HOT and this song was burning up the chart. Curtis Mayfield is a prolific writer with a smooth soft voice that makes the listener feel as though they just stepped into a movie screen. … 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