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by lonndubh
Fri Jun 29, 2012 2:02 am
Forum: Other music
Topic: What a beautiful-romantic song!
Replies: 18
Views: 6521

Re: What a beautiful-romantic song!

Is this a romantic song ?
Its very beautiful anyway I think

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oBZ60wvY ... re=related
by lonndubh
Fri Jun 29, 2012 1:54 am
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: Mary Oliver
Replies: 103
Views: 51187

Re: Mary Oliver

Its Summer again and I enjoy less busy days for walks and learn again how to idle The Summer Day Who made the world? Who made the swan, and the black bear? Who made the grasshopper? This grasshopper, I mean- the one who has flung herself out of the grass, the one who is eating sugar out of my hand, ...
by lonndubh
Tue Jun 12, 2012 1:47 am
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: May
Replies: 5
Views: 852

May

To have a bucket of water in for the night brought restful sleep I heard the old woman say. Sitting across the table 94 years not showing on her gentle face. Telling stories of Tommy ,Neddie and the Forge her face was bright. Smoothing her skirt embarrassed with all her talk she sighed Ah whatever I...
by lonndubh
Fri Jun 08, 2012 2:22 am
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: Natasha Trethewey, U.S. Poet Laureate
Replies: 2
Views: 1570

Re: Natasha Trethewey, U.S. Poet Laureate

Thanks for that link Steven. I like this poem and of course the painting. Kitchen Maid with Supper at Emmaus, or The Mulata by Natasha Trethewey —after the painting by Diego Velàzquez, ca. 1619 She is the vessels on the table before her: the copper pot tipped toward us, the white pitcher clutched in...
by lonndubh
Mon May 28, 2012 11:11 pm
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: Patrick Kavanagh 21/10/1904-30/11/1968
Replies: 83
Views: 59922

Re: Patrick Kavanagh 21/10/1904-30/11/1968

Naming these things is the love-act and its pledge; For we must record love's mystery without claptrap, Snatch out of time the passionate transitory. I love this poem merton . He was a poet alright. Here is another that caught my attention on this lovely May evening Kerr's Ass We borrowed the loan ...
by lonndubh
Sun May 20, 2012 6:17 pm
Forum: Old Ideas World Tour 2012 / Europe
Topic: 4th concert in Dublin?
Replies: 11
Views: 2141

Re: 4th concert in Dublin?

Four concerts in a bankrupt country!! I don't think so. Surprise surprise , Tony and Alan! Just shows it's always good to have an open mind.... There is more money rattling around in this little country than you thought, obviously - some spend it on drink and cigarettes, etc. - some wiser people sp...
by lonndubh
Sat May 12, 2012 2:11 am
Forum: Other music
Topic: Buffy Sainte-Marie
Replies: 4
Views: 1347

Re: Buffy Sainte-Marie

Another great Canadian singer/songwriter

One of my favorite songs of hers

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l5cBrjVefjE
by lonndubh
Fri Apr 20, 2012 12:58 am
Forum: Other music
Topic: Levon Helm, Tom Paxton, Jorma Kaukonen...
Replies: 18
Views: 2555

Re: Levon Helm, Tom Paxton, Jorma Kaukonen...

Levon Helm moved on today but left us with so much amazing music

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RDnlU6rPfwY&sns=fb
by lonndubh
Tue Apr 17, 2012 1:37 am
Forum: Other music
Topic: Jenny & Tyler
Replies: 3
Views: 1004

Re: Jenny & Tyler

What a treat Stephen.
I really enjoyed the interview and great songs.
And good to put a voice to the name.
thanks
by lonndubh
Mon Apr 09, 2012 12:49 pm
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: William Carlos Williams: The Red Wheelbarrow
Replies: 15
Views: 7506

William Carlos Williams:APRIL

April If you had come away with me into another state we had been quiet together. But there the sun coming up out of the nothing beyond the lake was too low in the sky, there was too great a pushing against him, too much of sumac buds, pink in the head with the clear gum upon them, too many opening ...
by lonndubh
Sat Apr 07, 2012 2:26 pm
Forum: The Summer Tour in Europe 2009
Topic: CONCERT REPORT: Belfast, July 26
Replies: 82
Views: 55334

Re: CONCERT REPORT: Belfast, July 26

Hi Marcie. I came across your story and thought Id share it again as its so lovely. Will we be seeing you in Dublin in September. What a night, what a wonderful night. Belfast had been my 3rd concert but by far the best. I loved every moment. My feet are just about back on solid ground. I had 3rd ro...
by lonndubh
Fri Mar 30, 2012 9:47 pm
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: What Kind Of Times Are These
Replies: 4
Views: 4739

RIP Adrienne

For the Dead I dreamed I called you on the telephone to say: Be kinder to yourself but you were sick and would not answer The waste of my love goes on this way trying to save you from yourself I have always wondered about the left-over energy, the way water goes rushing down a hill long after the ra...
by lonndubh
Mon Mar 26, 2012 11:41 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: World tour or not 2012
Replies: 118
Views: 25231

Re: World tour or not 2012

Tony Crosbie wrote:A new Tour it is - and I am so happy. Looking forward to meeting friends in Dublin in September.
Absolutely tony.Im so glad its the outdoor venue
by lonndubh
Sat Mar 24, 2012 7:27 pm
Forum: Old Ideas World Tour 2012 / Europe
Topic: Join Us Next Monday March 26 - new timing
Replies: 128
Views: 17007

Re: Join Us Next Monday March 26 - new timing

MaryB wrote:More clues Jarkko with your ABCDE topics? Five letters, five concerts? You're making me crazy :lol:
Im guessing 'E' is the European tour( :lol: )but haven't the brain energy at the moment to decipher the others
so....................
by lonndubh
Fri Mar 23, 2012 6:09 pm
Forum: Other music
Topic: It's all kicking off....
Replies: 3
Views: 899

Re: It's all kicking off....

Jonnie Falafel wrote: is anyone else struck by the quality of contributors to the LCF
The cream of the crop around here Jonnie!

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