Keeping a blog interesting

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2E8EKEFQ_vU My determination to keep my blog interesting has me coming up with a variety of ideas. Sometimes though it is about my novel and using music to give insight into my couple in Unexpected Obsession, is so much fun. I get to play with some of the older Italian songs like this one. I…… Continue reading Keeping a blog interesting

Il Volo and a little bit of Italy

I am totally in love with the Sicilian group, Il Volo. The truth is I love anything Italian but these voices are magnificent, individually unique and yet they blend perfectly. You will find I will choose Il Volo often because of the emotion they are able to express so beautifully. Someone suggested I translate the…… Continue reading Il Volo and a little bit of Italy

Un ora sola

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u8bUQ5_U8-I This has been one of my favourite songs for a long time, and though an old song, the message is powerful. I love the sentiments expressed, the desperation for an opportunity we let slip away. One hour, just one hour, to say all the things that should have been said. How many of us…… Continue reading Un ora sola

A song can capture the mood

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e7Pj6gEIbMU&list=RDe7Pj6gEIbMU As much as I like blogging there are times when music can say so much more with so much excitement for the soul and joy for the ears, and pleasure for the eyes. YouTube is a treasure trove. A rumba began its slow siren song. The purer beat, rich in melody, was a welcome…… Continue reading A song can capture the mood

For the Italians out there, do you remember this one?

  I am loving the idea of sharing the music that I hear when writing.  Notice I said hear and not play?  I don’t really even know why I make the associations but something about the essence of the characters is locked up in my mind with a particular song.  Next thing I find myself…… Continue reading For the Italians out there, do you remember this one?