Category Archives: Poetic Songs

Disturbed Does Justice

I had posted songs which I consider poetic and timeless before here. Sometime last year, my daughter sent me a link to a new interpretation of one of these classics. This new rendition of “Sound of Silence” by Simon & … Continue reading

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The Cake Out In The Rain with Old Men Playing Checkers

I saw Ben Huberman’s Odd Trio Redux over the weekend calling for a post to be written about anything that comes to mind, but we had to incorporate a slice of cake, a pair of flip-flops, and someone old and … Continue reading

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Sing Poetic

I came across a homework my daughter had submitted to her English teacher when she was a high school freshman. (I was cleaning out some drawers!) The class was asked to bring a song from whatever era or genre, that … Continue reading

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