Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970: “Cracklin’ Rosie”- Neil Diamond. Highest debuting single the week of August 22, 1970. Single: “Cracklin’ Rosie”- Neil Diamond Record Company- Uni Written by Neil Diamond Time: 2:47 B-side:”Lordy” Album- Tap Root Manuscript Grade:A- Peaked at #1 15 weeks in Billboard Hot 100. Neil Diamond’s first #1 hit- 1970 was […]EVERY BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLE 1970: #411: “CRACKLIN’ ROSIE”- NEIL DIAMOND — slicethelife
This is the place where ideas flowLike cheap coffee from glass pot.A place that only I may knowDesigned with trinkets to unclot. Wooden boards I laid out and sandedScrewed to one another, they mingleThey support my tapping handedDown to my keyboard to make jingle. This sacred place, my sanctuaryDenver lies in the corner, curled.She feels […]This Is The Place Where Ideas Flow — Primitive Poetry
Today’s Moon: The Moon is in Aries. There is no void Moon period today. The Moon is waning and in its Full phase. We’re between the Full Moon, which occurred on the 2nd, and the Last Quarter Moon, which will happen on the 10th. Retrogrades: Mars is direct and in its pre-retrograde shadow (Mars will…Astrology of Today – Saturday, September 5, 2020 — Astrology Cafe
A Zoolon aside: I took a few pics of the Royal Military Canal running through the town of Hythe just up the coast from me the other day. I’d often wondered what the purpose of the canal was/is. I checked out its history. It runs 28 miles more or less parallel to the sea and […]A NEW MOON NEVER LIES — Zoolon Audio
Music and all forms of creativity need to be more appreciated. Great work here by Zoolon.
Subscribing to online booksellers is a bad idea. HAHA! Because I was subscribed to many of them, my book pile started growing up again just when I wanted to step on the brakes. I am guilty; I simply cannot resist the urge to buy books. In fact, in the past week, I purchased 11 more […]Book Haul, August 2020 — The Pine-Scented Chronicles
Hans Remembers- Sunday August 30, 1970- 50 Years Ago. Sometimes the ordinary obscure person is involved an event that they will be remembered by the world forever for- on November 22, 1963 that happened to a Russian-Ukrainian born-American clothing manufacturer with a home movie camera. Abraham Zapruder was his name- at the time he was […]HANS REMEMBERS- SUNDAY AUGUST 30, 1970- 50 YEARS AGO — slicethelife
Information Goodreads: FableSeries: Fable #1Source: ARC from publisher giveawayPublished: September 1, 2020 Summary Left years ago by her father on an island of thieves, seventeen-year-old Fable has had to fend for herself. But she has a plan. She is going to work her way off the island, find her father, and reclaim what is hers. […]Fable by Adrienne Young (ARC Review) — Pages Unbound | Book Reviews & Discussions
Today’s Moon: The Moon is in Scorpio until 8:48 AM, after which the Moon transits Sagittarius. A void Moon period occurs today from 2:27 AM to 8:48 AM. 43 more wordsAstrology of Today – Tuesday, August 25, 2020 — Astrology Cafe
The Promised Land Mindanao is the Philippines’ third major island group; the other two are Luzon and Visayas. With its vast potential, Mindanao is often referred to as the Philippine’s promised land. However, this promise has been stymied by armed conflicts that permeated all throughout the island. Through the lenses of the media, it is […]
*** Wonderful travel post. This part of the world looks terrific – one day I may go.
It doesn’t get much more classic than this song by The Band. I’ve covered the “Playing for a Change” version with Robbie Robertson, Ringo Starr, and many musicians across the world. It’s been covered by many artists but The Bands version will always be the goto version for me. Robbie Robertson said he wrote this […]
The firebird is a creature from Russian or Slavic folklore that has been the inspiration of many fairy and folktales, literary works and works of art.