I was thinking about this song recently because Spark isn't the only place online where I hear/read people talking about weight loss. And there is a lot of despair out there, and a lo... Read more
I was thinking about this song because recently my routine was disrupted. And there was a time when that would have caused a complete meltdown, and that time was not... Read more
Okay, kindly ignore the oh so saccharine cutesy frolicing of the Olsen twins, circa their eight year old cuter than dirt period, and just concentrate on the song. Thanks.
Today's... Read more
In this case, the island is not Jamaica (although there is a Jamaica on it, go figya). It's Long Island. Er, sorry, Lun Guyland. I have worked all my life to not have that accent.
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It's been a year and two months since the adventure began. So it's time for a month in review, plus I recently saw Cezanne and wanted to talk about that, too. But first the numbers. ... Read more
So I'm in Philadelphia, which is a city that I like quite a bit and probably would have settled in if it hadn't been for Boston. For me it's all about history and the Northeast, plus ... Read more
I've been thinking of this song for a while as my job has grown incredibly stressful lately. Now, when I took the job I realized it would have dull times and probably a lot of them, b... Read more
I'm finding I'm enjoying the Red Hot Chili Peppers more these days. It's because lyrics have always spoken to me (hence my blog titles!) and these days Anthony Kiedis has really been ... Read more
Well, it's not really the Year of the Cat (although I was born during the Chinese Year of the Tiger). Rather, it's the Year of the Spark.
Yes, I've been on SP for a year. In fact... Read more
Personally, I find Valentines' Day to be kinda silly although when I was younger such was not the case.
Oh no. I bought right into the hype. Oh no! I need a man! I need love! I n... Read more
I was recently thinking about this song, and in particular the line I've chosen for the title of this entry, because I was contacted by someone I had not heard from in perhaps two dec... Read more
I started this whole weight loss journey (heh, exercise) as a New Year's Resolution. And, so far, so good.
Now, keep in mind, it was actually last year's resolution. I've been do... Read more
Everybody has a monster. You do. I do. The Queen of England does.
It's greed. It's hunger. It's pushing. It's nagging. It's want. It's laziness. It's smoking. It's drinking. It's... Read more
A year ago today, I started taking alli.
I had been exercising for about three weeks. I had been watching portions for 10 days. But it was the 19th that I took the plunge with al... Read more
I wish that Youtube had George Harrison singing this song. This is a tribute band, and they're pretty good. But, you know, it's not the same.
Good stuff started a few days ago wh... Read more