Category Archives: Music

Alice’s Restaurant

If you haven’t ever listened to or haven’t recently listened to Arlo Guthrie’s “Alice’s Restaurant, I suggest  make yourself a coffee, sit down and listen to it. I hadn’t listened top it for many years until it just appeared on … Continue reading

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It’s Negroni not coffee this week

Well this week we won’t be sharing a coffee rather it will be a Negroni! After all,it is Negroni week . Negronis have become our drink of choice. A wonderful aperitif that doesn’t seem to be climate dependent. Whether at home, … Continue reading

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A reflection

I use the weekend coffee share post as my period of reflection. The opportunity to think back over my week. What better to do than over a coffee? This week I have written more than a thousand words on my PhD … Continue reading

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Why do we do this?

If we were having coffee I would ask you why do you write your blog? Is it in the hope that you’ll make your fortune, that someone will actually read and like it, or some other reason? As I was … Continue reading

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It’s Record Store Day 2016

  I received a message from Pandora and saw a post on Guardian Sleeve Notes  that it was Record Store Day. How ironic that over the last few weeks I have started frequenting record stores again. A couple of weeks ago … Continue reading

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