Living Musically, Or The Son of Paleface Returns

D: The Son of Paleface is the return, A. I mean, even the song is a reprise. A: I know, but there is the whisper of a ‘saying’ in my head, which escapes me – and may not even be real– D: Go figure. A: Cheers, D. Regardless, it either has to do with Paleface […]

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Living Musically: On the Willows Edition

A: I’m not a particularly religious person– D: No kidding, A. Heathens are more religious than you. A: Ahem. . . D: Sorry. A: Of course, Godspell isn’t what I consider religious. D: You mean, aside from the parable-base storytelling, the crucifixion and the whole, you know, Jesus-thing? A: (Eye roll) Yes, D, despite all that. […]

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Living Musically: Prepare Ye

D: What, pray tell, are we preparing for? A: . . . um, May Day? Beltane? D: Really? Because I’m pretty certain that Prepare Ye the way of the Lord has nothing to do with Beltane. A: Not even if we’re going to Sing About Love? D: . . . Still not going with it. […]

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Living Musically – Saturday Sillies

D: In which A combines news and music. A: I think all news should be delivered musically. D: So, should dirges accompany bad news and magical themes accompany happy news? A: Other way around, really – you know just to see if people are paying attention. D: You make no sense. A: It’s Saturday sillies, […]

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Living Musically: Wanderlust Edition

D: Wasn’t that the title of last week’s edition of Living Musically? A: You mean the edition that wasn’t posted? D: That would be the one. A: Yes, well, it started to get maudlin, and while I am Irish, and St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner. . . D: You have no appreciation […]

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Living Musically – Scatterbrained Edition

A: I think my iPod is trying to tell me something. D: Um. . . you are aware that it is an inanimate object, correct? A: Says the character in my head. D: My point still stands. A: All right, so I know just hitting “shuffle” on all songs is problematic, as it is likely […]

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Living Musically – Yesterdays Edition

D: I know what you did, A. A:Um, pardon? D: I know you cheated on your iPod. A: Snitch. D: You did, don’t deny it. A: Okay, so the whole muttering “snitch” thing was more a surly acceptance of my guilt than a denial. Yes, I did it. I cheated. D: Well, that takes the […]

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Living Musically – Heart-Pounding Edition

A: My beautiful romance with my iPod got off to a rocky start this week – or rather, an icy start. On Monday, it was literally too cold for it to work in the car. So instead, I listened to the blast of the heater as it brought the ambient temperature to a barely tolerable […]

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