It takes only a familiar song to get my mind wandering. Music is not only the soundtrack of our lives, it is our lives.
My word of the week is “kerfuffle.” Actually, it’s not my word of the week so much as it is that of Jon Stewart, outgoing host of “The Daily Show.”
If Billie Holiday were alive today, she would be 100 years old. Those of us familiar with the life of Lady Day, as she was known, understand that living to anywhere near 100 was never in the cards for her.