From the song a day meme: your favorite song at this time last year.
We made it! What a rollercoaster of emotion this meme turned out to be! I laughed. I cried. It wasn’t better than “Cats”, so there’s that. I like memes because they are quick prompts to be creative in the midst of homework slogging, but I am excited to be creative in a not-this way once more.
Anyway, this meme is over and that is a good thing. My last choice is easy-peasy, because the only song I “loved” on Last.fm in April 2010 was this one.
From the song a day meme: a song from your childhood.
My childhood was filled with music. I remember listening to musicals like “Annie” and “Jesus Christ Superstar” and “Pete’s Dragon” and “Oliver” and so many more. I also remember listening to lots of classical music. But when I was very young, my favorite album to listen to was “The Point!” I can still recite most of it by heart. This was my favorite part. I still listen to this album when I am feeling small.
From the song a day meme: a song that makes you feel guilty.
This one was easy, I am sad to say. Grampa, I miss you so much. I did not appreciate you half as much as I should have when you were alive, and I look for you in every new person I meet.
From the song a day meme: a song that you wish you could play.
I have this funny idea that someday I will return to voice lessons and also learn the guitar. At that future point, I would like to play this song. Continue reading
From the song a day meme: a song that you can play on an instrument.
I used to practice this so often on the piano that decades later I can still plunk it out.