Category Archives: music

I Really Learned A Lot…

I stumbled across this old favorite I knew by Nazareth, but done by someone else… Terms and Conditions of Use All content provided on this DogDharma blog is for informational and entertainment purposes only. The owner of this blog makes no … Continue reading

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When I find a song I really like, I sometimes look for other versions to see how they compare.  The first version of Hallelujah I ever heard was by Leonard Cohen.  I’ve found many other great versions by other artists … Continue reading

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Bits and Bobs and Games and Airplanes

Before I explain the above photo, a couple of bits and bobs…. “…to have and to hold, from this day forward, for better, for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and in health, until death us do part.” Beautiful … Continue reading

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Who’s Beating My Heart?

Take beating any way you want: a) flogging it b) causing it to constrict and relax Consider this online newspaper article: Two souls with one heart: One-in-a-million conjoined twins born in Atlanta sharing the same arms, legs and body Conjoined … Continue reading

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101 Years of Sad Eyes

So I had my little jaunt to the Wilmer Eye Institute at John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland today.  I was up at 8:00am (thank you, L!), and showered.  GHI maintenance was here to repair my window — another blog … Continue reading

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The Dreaded “P” Word

No, not psychopaths — I mean politics.  Yeah, I know it’s a taboo topic in polite company and might rankle some of my readers.  But what are we to do if we can’t have civil conversations about matters of importance? … Continue reading

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Some Things Don’t Melt

While I see it’s 60°F in London, it’s frigidly cold in the United States. Analysis: Coldest morning in U.S. Since 1976; all 50 states freeze Wow, even Hawaii and Florida!!  So… And the one I remember… Important Note: If there … Continue reading

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