Category Archives: Music & Poetry

#Music Monday: The Prayer and I Believe in You

Today is the fifth day of Year of Goat/Ram/Sheep, and many people all over the globe is still celebrating. Unfortunately for those living and working overseas, we do not have the luxury of two or three weeks’ winter holiday, like … Continue reading

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#MusicMonday: What a Wonderful World

It’s been a while since I last shared music which resonates with me, so here we go, on a cold Monday morning, what better ways to brighten up our day than a heartwarming song? I don’t know about you, but … Continue reading

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Tracing the Footsteps of My Literary Hero #ThomasHardy Along The Rolling Dorset Hills

Beeny Cliff March 1870 – March 1913 O the opal and the sapphire of that wandering western sea, 
 And the woman riding high above with bright hair flapping free –
 The woman whom I loved so, and who loyally … Continue reading

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Fatal Attraction to Death: John Donne’s Words to Music by Benjamin Britten

Death be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadful, for thou art not so; For those whom thou think’st thou dost overthrow Die not, poor death, nor yet canst thou kill me. –John Donne   I began … Continue reading

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