When you turn in your dissertation and you discover new episodes on Netflix…. good times.
I’ve been quiet of late… partly because I’m pretty rubbish at this social media lark and partly because I’ve gone back to school!
Yes! I’m completing the final year of the degree I started many moons ago and didn’t get to finish on account of life getting in the way!
Every cloud has a silver lining and with university courses going online this year, I’m able to give it a go. I’m giving it my best shot, I’m hoping it’s enough.
I’d be lying if I said I was enjoying it. I’m enjoying parts of it and hating parts of it in equal measure! Feeling pretty proud of my accomplishments though, whatever the outcome.
There have been tears…. lots of tears. But also lots of learning and you know me…. I love learning. So go me! I think I might have just finished the conclusion of my dissertation….. yey for me 👏👏👏👏👏👏👏😥😥😇😳😱😱.
Now all I have to do is go through it ….. again…. and check the referencing. If I ever do this shit again, I’m honestly going to be more on top of my referencing and not leave it to the end….. *nose growing longer as I type*
Wish me luck!!
Here’s another classic song – Tainted Love. Being a child of the 80’s I will always associate it with the Marc Almond version … love it. It’s very straight forward, just keep your 3rd and 4th fingers in place and the rest just falls in to place. The C7 shape goes everywhere and so it’s a good one to know. Here are the chords all written out. You all know the lyrics….. don’t you…….?
The simple answer is every single day, even if only for 5 minutes. I’m missing playing on the street but enjoying playing at home. I’m worried about many things, most of which I can’t do anything about. One of the things I worry about is that I might forget all the songs I play …. so I play a few every day. I’ve made a list… this is probably most of them. If you would like me to do a tutorial on how I play any of these, leave a comment.
Sunny : It Must Be Love : Gold : True : Copacabana
Boarderline : Stayin Alive : Ever Fallen in Love with some (you shouldn’t have)
Mercy : All Of Me : Here You Come Again : Tainted Love : I Will Survive:
Somebody to Love : Bat Out Of Hell : How Deep Is Your Love
The Female Of The Species : Sway : Marlene On The Wall : Yes Sir I Can Boogie
Should I Stay Or Should I Go : Englishman in New York : Crazy : Play the Game
How Deep Is Your Love : Kiss From A Rose : True Colours : If I Can’t Have You
Fall At Your Feet : Back To Black : Merry Christmas, Everyone : All Cried Out
I Fall In Love Too Easily : I Dreamed A Dream : Love Of My Life : Live it up
Anyone Who Had A Heart : Love Me Or Leave Me : The Day Before You Came
The Power of Love : Autumn Leaves : Love Me Or Leave Me : Jealous Guy
These Days : The Pretender : Last Christmas : I’m A Fool / You Do Something
Last Night I dreamt / Please Please Please Let Me Get What I Want : Save Me
Nature Boy : Moon Over Bourbon Street : Jackie : Pipes of Peace :Chain Reaction
Red Light (Spells Danger) : Eloise : Live it up :The only living boy in New York
She Used To Be Mine : Golden Brown : Sound Of Silence :9-5 :No More Lonely Nights
I’ve finally worked out how to pull this one off… Thanks Dave…
So, I’ve copied out the lyrics into my bullet journal, and I’m playing it really slowly, tripping up over the words, my fingers. Playing it sitting down, then seeing if it works standing up… not always the case! I’m looking forward to performing it.