Monthly Archives: December 2011

365 DotU, Day 93 Prefers One Agonizing Rip To A Series Of Slow, Painful Jerks

I am, essentially, the laziest gal in town. Here I am, ever-so-slowly making my way through the ol’ Challenge, and all I can come up with to learn to play is a bunch of 3-chorders that I’ve already learned in … Continue reading

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365 DotU, Day 92 Would Like To Know What’s Up

Here’s another one that my friend Karen suggested at jam a while back, and I can’t believe I never thought to do it myself before then: 4 Non Blondes’ What’s Up, a most excellently shouty endeavor well worth the covering. … Continue reading

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365 DotU, Day 91 is NOT a Zeppelin cover

Sad, I know. I’m sure that you will eventually be able to smile again, though, when your sorrow is done. Buck up there, Li’l Skippy! Today’s offering is, however, a tune with the same name as a Zep song: Over … Continue reading

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365 DotU, Day 90 is Re-Gifting A Song

I’m back, baby, and I’m calling a mulligan on an earlier entry in the series. Once upon a time, I posted my first humble attempt at something approximating finger-pickin’, a cover of a Lynn Miles tune called “Surrender Dorothy.” It … Continue reading

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The Habitrail Critic Plays a Game of Details

My abiding love for everything Holmes is already in evidence on this blog, so I’ll spare you a detailed repetition of my feverish fangirling on the subject. I’ll also confine myself to the bare reminder, at this moment, that my … Continue reading

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Things Only I Seem To Remember, Part Umpty-bazillion

Someone, somewhere recently reminded me that the road to Hell is paved with good intentions. It’s an old saw, the oldest saw. We all know what it means. In a world in which not all consequences are foreseeable and too … Continue reading

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Is This Thing On?

Yeah, so, I’ve been quiet for a little while. Being sick and having to get a lot of work done has seriously cramped my blogging style. I do have some new material in the works, though, and I hope to … Continue reading

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