I recently reached a personal milestone here at blogphilic, and have been meaning to celebrate it with an appreciation post. My regular, occasional, lurking, new, and/or silent readers – everyone, this entry is dedicated especially for you! While I don’t really trust the numbers on my stats to tell the whole story about my readership, especially regulars since I … More An Appreciation Post (with Gifts!): You Are Some of My Favorite Things.
Some of my personal favorite tunes, carefully put together for your listening pleasure. Hope you enjoy. A Medley on Heartbreak & Hope Total Songs: 23 | Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes Songs featured, in deliberate order: Satellite Call – Sara Bareilles Growing Up – Run River North Underneath – Hanson The Age of Worry – John … More From Me To You: A Pick-Me-Up Playlist on Heartbreak & Hope.
Growing up childIs just a matter of time,For giving all you’ve got,So won’t you dance under the sun? Growing old Feels like you’re giving up your soul; I’d rather give it freely, To the ones that I call home. – Run River North, Growing Up
Guess who finally got to catch Yuna live?! Guess who got to chat briefly with her and best of all, snapped a photo together?! GUESS. (…but of course the photo’s not shared here, because y’know how I feel about showing my face here…) You need to understand.. exactly how long and hard I’ve tried to catch … More “lights, camera, struck a pose-“
So stressed out yesterday that I went to the Paris Baguette downtown, and treated myself to a red bean rice cake croissant. That’s basically the highlight of my week and guess what? It’s far from over. I can’t, I just can’t. (I swear, sometimes I hate the quarter system, and kicking myself for choosing to continue schooling) Happy Friday … More Timeout: (another pointless entry).
There is this guy, his name is Eddy Kim. His voice is kind of amazing. His music videos were shot in Amsterdam; the backdrop is stunning. I was here two years ago, though we only stayed for a night. Still, this brings back memories. (Paloma, you would absolutely love this video) My favorite track from … More Timeout: Shall We Slow Dance? (Quick Shout-out of Thanks!)
This is so you’ll know the sound Of someone who loves you from the ground Tonight you’re not alone at all This is me sending out my satellite call . Sending love to everyone in need of a pick-me-up; have a wonderful Monday.
You can’t spend so much time in a place and not carry a bit of it inside you. — Frank Beddor But I know Philadelphia The winter wind will slowly take Your heart and soul until it makes Nothing of you Flash a peace sign, take a bow Though we may not know it now … More “Things are never gonna be the same.”
The hardest thing I’ve ever done is keep believing There’s someone in this crazy world for me The way that people come and go through temporary lives My chance could come and I might never know So here I am with pockets full of good intentions But none of them will comfort me tonight I’m … More “fool enough to think that’s what I’ll find.”
This house is safe and warm But I was made to chase the storm Taking the whole world on with big ol’ empty arms The life I need to lead Is somewhere out there, callin’ over those hills – John Mayer, Badge & Gun