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Tell Sid

One of the nice things about my degree was that it was a joint honours course i.e. I studied two subjects instead of one. In those days before computerised timetabling, a certain amount of work was needed to try to … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Musical Memory

A very short Memory today. This song tells the story for itself and always reminds me of growing up in the 1980s, with the ever present fear of nuclear war and wondering if there was a future to look forward … Continue reading

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30 Day Song Challenge, Day 19 – A Song From Your Favourite Album

This album came out at the time that I was sitting my finals. Rather brilliantly, it came with the injunction printed on the sleeve that it was recorded ‘…to be played loudly. So turn it up.’ and, of course, I … Continue reading

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30 Day Song Challenge, Day 18 – A Song That You Wish You Heard On The Radio

My university flatmate Angela was good for many things. Undying friendship was – and is – foremost among them. At university, she was also good for chauffeuring services (she had a car, I didn’t), finding people to share the flat, … Continue reading

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30 Day Song Challenge, Day 5 – A Song That Reminds You Of Someone

Over on Facebook – where, I might have mentioned, you can ‘like’ us to your heart’s content right here – someone had the bright idea of setting a challenge to select a song a day on thirty different topics. As … Continue reading

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The Biggest Injustice

I thought long and hard about writing this particular post. I’ve always been the kind of person to keep things very much to myself and to try not to do things which upset other people. What I am going to … Continue reading

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