Whiter Shade of Pale – most trippy song of the ’60s?

2019-01-11T20:23:02+00:00Categories: Featured, Music|Tags: |

I've always felt A Whiter Shade of Pale by Procol Harum is the song that most clearly defines everything the '60s represented. It's always been my go-to '60s song when someone asks me to pick a fave. (Supposedly, it was also one of John Lennon's favorites, for what it's worth.) It was released in May 1967 and eventually stayed at #1 for several weeks. In In 1977, it was a co-winner of The Brit Awards' Best British Pop Single 1952–1977, [...]

John Lennon on the Streets of NYC

2018-12-23T04:29:07+00:00Categories: Featured, Music|Tags: |

This is one of my favorite videos because it shows John's personality so well. I think it was edited with Mind Games after he passed away. People too young at the time or not born yet just don't realize how charismatic and legendary he was in life. I'm sure the throngs of people on the streets of NYC who saw him that day will never forget it.   Wha would he think of the world today? I miss [...]

The Rabbit Hole

2018-12-18T22:14:26+00:00Categories: Book News, Featured|Tags: |

This site is now back to being functional since I am finally getting near the final draft of my first novel. I am going to say that while I'm a perfectionist and can be hard on myself, I'm generally feeling pretty darn good overall. I like the story, I like the characters, I like the setting, I like the end. Does this mean anyone else will like it?  Not really. I can only hope. If you were part [...]