So it's time once again to pick my fav song for a particular year. This time 1964. '64 was the year of the British Invasion. Take a look at the Billboard top 100 for that year and you'll be amazed how many Beatles tunes fill the chart. I started to get mixed up counting at... Continue Reading →
https://soundcloud.com/earthpages/alpha-omega/ When David Bowie's last lp Blackstar came out, I remember thinking that I'd get around to listening to it. After a couple of days I thought, Oh, I really should give it a listen. After all, Bowie has been one of my favs since my childhood and early teens. His music resonated through many... Continue Reading →
As much as I believe in the afterlife, I have to admit that I'm still pretty sad about David Bowie's passing. It's a strange thing. Especially for those of us who claim to be "contemplative" or "mystically inclined." We have certain experiences that lead us to believe there is an afterlife. But when people pass,... Continue Reading →
When I went to Mass yesterday (I tend to go almost every day) there was a sign on the Church door saying that the pastor had passed away on Saturday. He was quite young and it was an unexpected shock. A very nice, gentle priest, I sat through the Mass feeling the emotions beginning to... Continue Reading →
I first heard this song while driving downtown to a Sunday night Mass at St. Michael's Cathedral... seemed appropriate...
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