I dedicated my ditty time today to working on a show from my musical, Oneida. We're doing a reading of it in two weeks, so now's the time to make sure every moment counts, dramatically.Read More
Happy Birthday, Laurie - more a poem than a ditty. Anyone want to write music to it?Read More
Today my long-time gal pal Judy Lee turns one year younger.Read More
Today is my niece's 18th birthday. Wow.Read More
Everything I write today feels trivial and unimportant – even presumptuous - in light of the events in France. Write with me today. Add your line(s).
Je suis Charlie.
Je suis Ahmed.
Je suis Beth.
Je suis scared.
Today I honor three of my favorite people: Andrew Da Roza, Regan Backer and Teri Sawers. They each deserve their own ditty, but the fate of a shared birthday consigns them to sharing. Good thing they are all generous sorts.Read More
I guess the euphoria of the new year had to wear off some time...Read More
If you love "Puff the Magic Dragon" and "The Wedding Song"(There Is Love)? - then you love Paul Stookey. Happy Birthday, Paul!Read More
I am avoiding anything that smacks of new years navel-gazing. So there. That's what doing a scenic tour of the Finger Lakes does to you.
Here goes: sing along to Meaghan Trainor's All About That Bass.Read More
Was trolling through famous birthdays today and tada! Tata! The Indian business mega-star.Read More
I have known Custis Spencer Glover for my whole "adult" life (defined as day one of college).
She is the best. Period.Read More
Not a ditty which makes it an odditty (heehee).
Ok, this is an odd one, inspired by a story I read about a moose graveyard in Canada.Read More
With a nod to global warming.
Sleigh bells ring?
That would be nifty.Read More
Poor kids who are born on Xmas Day - they come up one holiday short. They deserve a Daily Ditty.Read More
Yesterday was the shortest day of the year. And so...Read More
Short and sweet. With a mild tone of reprimand.
Today’s the day – your birthday! Enjoy with joy and zest.
I won’t ask you your age though – some folks fail that honesty test.
Case in point: today’s birthday’s (thank you history orb dot com.)
Lots of famous people (Jane Fonda is the bomb)
And here’s Alicia Alonso, Cuban ballerina who was all the rage
Born in 1917, then again in ‘21
A simple error or… fess up, hon -
Are you blushing for all eternity, caught lying about you age?