Monthly Archives: June 2021

peekayou — Annette Rochelle Aben

Yes, go ahead and Observe the world around you It is watching you ©2021 Annette Rochelle Aben peekayou — Annette Rochelle Aben

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They looked and turned away — The Cheesesellers Wife

They looked and turned away They looked and turned away — The Cheesesellers Wife They looked and turned awayLondoners afraid to interactWith the girl sitting, weepingOn a stinkingly hot day in the cityExclaiming that she had gone blindOversized suitcase abandoned … Continue reading

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David Bruce: 250 Anecdotes About Religion, Volume 2 — Practical Jokes, Prayer

Practical Jokes • Knowing that yawns are infectious, a group of Quaker girls once played a joke at meetings while at school. Whenever a person of authority — a teacher, an elder, a minister, an overseer — looked at them, one … Continue reading

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Music Recommendation: The Routes — “Hotwired”

BRUCE’S RECOMMENDATION OF BANDCAMP MUSIC Music: “Hotwired” Album: THE ROUTES — INSTRUMENTALS Artists: The Routes Artist Location: Record Company: Groovie Records Record Company Location: Lisbon, Portugal Info: “That is one of those bands I would love to release myself on … Continue reading

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David Bruce: 250 Anecdotes About Religion, Volume 2 — Patience, Persistence, Politics

Patience • A Sufi teacher spoke about the virtue of patience. As he spoke, a scorpion stung his foot repeatedly. His followers eventually noticed the scorpion and asked the teacher why he had not moved his foot away from it. The … Continue reading

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Music Recommendation: The Devil’s Daughters w/ Danny B. Harvey — “Pass That Bottle”

BRUCE’S RECOMMENDATION OF BANDCAMP MUSIC Music: “Pass That Bottle” Album: REBIRTH + REVELATIONS Artists: The Devil’s Daughters w/ Danny B. Harvey Artist Location: Austin, Texas (Danny B. Harvey) Info: “Danny B. Harvey is best known as the lead guitarist, and … Continue reading

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Jeff’s Place — Annette Rochelle Aben

Skilled fingers and an acoustic guitar Gets some to sing along quietly Everyone else has their eyes closed Each on their own little cloud Covers of music Mesmerizing When we were Coffee Drunk ©2021 Annette Rochelle Aben Jeff’s Place — Annette … Continue reading

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David Bruce: 250 Anecdotes About Religion, Volume 2 — Music, Names, Parents, Passover

Music • During a rehearsal of “For Unto Us a Child is Born,” sung by the Royal Choral Society, Sir Malcolm Sargent was displeased. He admonished the singers, “Just a little more reverence, please — and not quite so much astonishment.” … Continue reading

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Music Recommendation: Brook Adams — “Treat Her Good”

BRUCE’S RECOMMENDATION OF BANDCAMP MUSIC Music: “Treat Her Good” Album: READY TO BURN Artist: Brook Adams Artist Location: Eugene, Oregon Info: “Brook Adams plays guitar and ukulele in Eugene, Oregon. His style is 20th century pop music. He plays a … Continue reading

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Mrs. Betty Bowers Explains Religious Freedom

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