Mindlovemisery's Menagerie

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Will Anything Ever Unite Us?

Passover is the oldest of the April religious holidays that will be celebrated this year.  Jewish homes will usually engage in a religious ceremonial meal called a Seder where they … Continue reading

April 15, 2022 · 9 Comments

Helping Melanie

Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in!  Due to Melanie having cataract surgery, she asked if I would help out with the Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie music … Continue reading

April 1, 2022 · 10 Comments


Today I thought I’d just ask one question, based on some comments I got on another challenge I host.   It’s been niggling at my mind since.   The original question was … Continue reading

March 18, 2022 · 5 Comments


Here is the link to the answer post (over on Sparks):    ANSWERS https://sparksfromacombustiblemind.wordpress.com/?p=89413 Today I have the pleasure of introducing my co-host Glyn.   This week my co-host, Glyn, is … Continue reading

March 4, 2022 · 7 Comments

MLMM Music Challenge 2-18-2022

I know that I had promised there would be an English pub quiz today (subject music), but it appears that Glyn had something come up and missed the deadline.  It’s … Continue reading

February 18, 2022 · 8 Comments

MLMM Music Challenge #1 Test Drive February 4th 2022 (or 4/2/2022 for EU folk)

  Welcome to MMLM Friday Music Challenge.   I’m “Sparky” (aka Melanie) your hostess.   This post will be brief, mostly to introduce myself and to work out the parameters of what … Continue reading

February 4, 2022 · 34 Comments

Even the Losers – Challenge #200

Tom Petty wrote ‘Even the Losers’ and it was recorded by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers on their breakthrough third album Damn the Torpedoes, which was released in 1979.  Love does not … Continue reading

January 21, 2022 · 16 Comments

Love Like A Man – Challenge #199

Alvin Lee the frontman for Ten Years After wrote this song and it was released on their fourth studio album Cricklewood Green, which came out in 1970.  This was their only … Continue reading

January 7, 2022 · 4 Comments

Little Saint Nick – Challenge #198

I had planned on writing about the Ten Years After song ‘Love Like A Man’ this week, but since it is Christmas Eve, I am going with ‘Little Saint Nick’ … Continue reading

December 24, 2021 · 11 Comments

What Becomes of the Brokenhearted – Challenge #197

In 1966, ‘What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted’ was written for the Detroit Spinners, but Jimmy Ruffin who was the older brother of Temptations lead singer David Ruffin persuaded the writers (William Henry … Continue reading

December 10, 2021 · 19 Comments