Monthly Archives: December 2016

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!: December ’16 in Film

2016 was quite a hectic year and December was no exception. Right before I started my monthly recap of November, I was so overcome with anxiety and depression that I simply lacked the energy for much writing. This recap, however, … Continue reading

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One Random Single a Day: “I Want to Break Free” (1984) by Queen

Already for the second time during this Random Single challenge, I have come across a song that I am already pretty familiar with – although it could be said with certainty that I enjoy this one considerably more than “I … Continue reading

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Lyzette’s Top 13 Animated TV Christmas Specials

I became dangerously close to missing the appropriate window to post this, primarily due to being on holiday vacation and simply not having the time to sit down at my computer for an hour or two. But nonetheless, here it … Continue reading

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One Random Single a Day: “Vroeg of Laat” (1983) by Toontje Lager

I always figured when doing this Random Single a Day challenge that the ones with lyrics I don’t fully understand would be the hardest to review. And such is the case with today’s song, which is completely in Dutch, a language … Continue reading

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One Random Single a Day: “And I Was a Boy From School” (2013) by Tears For Fears

So, I’m pretty familiar with the English group Tears For Fears in general, mainly from their album Songs From the Big Chair and especially from their collection of hit singles from the 80s like “Shout”, “Everybody Wants to Rule the World”, “Head … Continue reading

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