Just Because I Like It!

Manha de Carnaval  Listen and Enjoy the wonderful Brasilian vocalist, Elizete Cardoso as she sings Manha de Carnaval (Morning of the Carnival) from the 1959 film 'Orfeu Negro' (Black Orpheus). A haunting, tender song written and composed by Luiz Bonfa and Antonio Carlos Jobim. English Lyrics I'll sing to the sun in the sky, I'll sing while the …

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Music Passion @ allaboutlemon

Music of the Night This month Dolly asked Phil to host the Music Passion The result:  Phil said: “No restrictions on genres or decades – if it has “Night” in the Title, it’s good to go.” Phil, here's my contribution to your theme... Please Enjoy Michael Crawford at his best...   😀 __________________ For all the …

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Picture it & write – Hope

Ermilia’s Picture it & write  (Sunday 2 Feb 2014) Here is my offering to ‘Picture it & write’ hosted by Ermilia (Ermisenda and Eliabeth) who invite others to join them by writing a fictional story or poem to accompany an image presented on their blog. _________________________________________________________________________ It had been a hard week; there had been such trouble brewing. She’d …

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Picture it & write – Teacups..!

Ermilia’s Picture it & write  (Sunday 29 September 2013) Once again (after a long interval) is my offering to ‘Picture it & write’ hosted by Ermilia (Ermisenda and Eliabeth) who invite others to join them by writing a fictional story or poem to accompany an image presented on their blog. ____________________________________________________________ He wanted some dainty cups for his office. …

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Friday Fictioneers – One More Story

Friday Fictioneers:   Every Wednesday, Rochelle Wisoff-Fields hosts a photo prompt. The rules include maintaining (as near as possible) a 100 word fictional piece pertaining to the image. For more information, and to share your writings please use this link. ____________________________________________________ Looking up, she was reminded of fairy tales. They’d had a certain twinge of doubt …

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Picture it & write – Surely

Ermilia’s Picture it & write  (Sunday 28 April 2013) Once again, here is my offering to ‘Picture it & write’ hosted by Ermilia (Ermisenda and Eliabeth) who invite others to join them by writing a fictional story or poem to accompany an image presented on their blog. _________________________________________ He needed to say farewell, but was this the right way …

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Picture it & write – Favourite Treasures

Ermilia’s Picture it & write  (Sunday 07 April 2013) Once again, here is my offering to ‘Picture it & write’ hosted by Ermilia (Ermisenda and Eliabeth) who invite others to join them by writing a fictional story or poem to accompany an image presented on their blog. _________________________________________ Two of his favourite treasures. He was apt to keep those …

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