SP Premium
DESERTDREAMERS
500,000-749,999 SparkPoints 746,726
SparkPoints
 

DESERTDREAMERS's Blogs

Yogi Berra Quotes
Wednesday, July 24, 2013      9 comments

Yogi was famous for playing and managing baseball, and his "yogi-isms". Here are just a few examples. A nickel ain't worth a dime anymore. Baseball is ninety... Read more
Mondegreens
Wednesday, July 24, 2013      9 comments

A "Mondegreen" is the term for when you mishear the words of a song or poem. The term was created by Sylvia Wright in 1954 in an essay, The Death of Lady Mondegreen. She described how she misheard the last line of the first stanza of the 17th ce... Read more
Wooly Bully
Monday, July 22, 2013      13 comments

Sam the Sham and the Pharohs, 1965 Another song where the lyrics were mumbled. According to Wikipedia, it was written as a kind of tribute to the Hully Gully. It's a conversation between Hatty & Matty about a bison and dancing. "L-7" refer... Read more
Jumping Jack Flash
Sunday, July 21, 2013      13 comments

The Rolling Stones, 1968. I never really understood the words, just loved shouting out "it's a gas, gas, gas!!" Did anyone else wonder just how stoned they were as they slurred out the song? I was born in a cross-fire hurricane And I h... Read more
Stormy
Saturday, July 20, 2013      8 comments

Classic IV 1968. Lovely soaking but gentle rains last night - still sprinkling when I got home. Had to walk the pups this evening before work. Great sleeping weather! You were the sunshine, baby, whenever you smiled But I call you S... Read more
Thunder & Lightning
Friday, July 19, 2013      12 comments

Rainy season has finally started the last couple of weeks - pleasantly cool inthe morning, scattered rains in the afternoons to evenings. I was sleeping this afternoon - had trouble getting to sleep because of various aches and pains (which I bl... Read more
The Heat is On
Thursday, July 18, 2013      11 comments

Glenn Frey 1984 The heat is on, on the street Inside your head, on every beat And the beat's so loud, deep inside The pressure's high, just to stay alive 'Cause the heat is on ... Read more
Ocean Front Property
Wednesday, July 17, 2013      9 comments

George Strait, 1987 If you leave me, I won't miss you, And I won't ever take you back. Girl, your mem'ry won't ever haunt me 'Cause I don't love you, and now if you'll buy that. ... Read more
Smile
Monday, July 15, 2013      9 comments

Uncle Kracker 2008 Songwriters: SHAFER, MATTHEW/DALY, BLAIR/HARDING, J.T./BOSE, JEREMY CEDRIC You're better then the best I'm lucky just to linger in your light Cooler then the flip side of my pillow, that's right Completely unaw... Read more
Running Bear
Sunday, July 14, 2013      6 comments

1950, Johnny Preston On the bank of the river Stood Running Bear Young Indian brave On the other side of the river Stood his lovely Indian maid Little W... Read more
In the Cool Cool Cool of the Evening
Friday, July 12, 2013      6 comments

It's been hot every day 90+ degrees. The only time I can walk the pups is in the morning before it hots above 75 (the sunshine makes it feel soooo much hotter) or in the evenings near sunset. I've been walking my mini-pack early, and making ver... Read more
Secret Agent
Thursday, July 11, 2013      10 comments

Melissa Etheridge Smooth as cream she's every young boys' dream She's like a hot roller coaster on a video screen She's off the hook Take a look Let your imagination cook She don't play by the rules She don't go by the book ... Read more
Loving Her Was Easier
Wednesday, July 10, 2013      5 comments

Songwriters: Kris Kristofferson 1971. Willie Nelson made it one of his signature songs. I have seen the morning burning golden on the mountain in the skies Aching with the feeling of the freedom of an eagle when she flies Turning on the... Read more
Forever and Ever, Amen
Tuesday, July 09, 2013      8 comments

Randy Travis was hospitalised Sunday, and at last report, in critical condition. He's had some legal problems in the last few years, but, man, could he sing. 1987 You may think that I’m talking foolish You've heard that I’m wild ... Read more
All My Ex's Live in Texas
Tuesday, July 09, 2013      15 comments

Another George Strait classic Chorus: All my ex`s live in Texas And Texas is the place I`d dearly love to be But all my ex`s live in Texas And that`s why I hang my hat in Tennessee ... Read more

« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 Last Page »