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BORN HERE RAISED HERE AND MOST LIKELY WILL PASS AWAY AND BE BURIED HERE AS WELL.

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I've been in my own boat sitting out in this water looking at this view. Awesome!-Sandee.

MY HAMMERED DULCIMER

MY HAMMERED DULCIMER
There are various Hammered Dulcimer postings from YouTube of different tunes, and NO I AM NOT PLAYING ANY OF THESE TUNES.Maybe some day when I have the equipment to do so.I have included a link to my You Tube Channel.I invite you to go and watch any of my videos on the site also check out some of the different channels I subscribe to.

ABOUT THE HAMMERED DULCIMER

The hammered dulcimer is an ancient trapezoidal musical instrument played by striking the strings with wooden hammers.

Originating in the Middle East about 2000 years ago, English soldiers brought the instrument back to England after their failed attempt to conquer Persia during the Crusades about 1000 years ago. Dulcimers have many names in many lands: santur in the Middle East, yang q'in in China, hackbrett in Austria, zither in Germany, and cymbalom in Hungary. The name "dulcimer" is derived from Latin, meaning "sweet sound". Hammered dulcimers were popular in England during the reign of James I, when the Bible was translated into English as the King James Bible. The dulcimer was mentioned in the Book of Daniel 3:5 among other instruments "..the sound of the cornet, flute, harp, sackbut, psaltery, dulcimer, and all kinds of music..." The dulcimer was later mechanized to become what we now know as the harpsichord which later evolved in the piano.

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A good thought

A good thought

The Officer Down Memorial

The Officer Down Memorial
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THE SERENITY PRAYER

THE SERENITY PRAYER
God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; courage to change the things I can; and wisdom to know the difference. Living one day at a time; enjoying one moment at a time; accepting hardships as the pathway to peace; taking, as He did, this sinful world as it is, not as I would have it; trusting that He will make all things right if I surrender to His Will; that I may be reasonably happy in this life and supremely happy with Him forever in the next. Amen. - Reinhold Niebuhr (1892-1971)

WHEN I'M HAVING A BAD DAY.

WHEN I'M HAVING A BAD DAY.
WHEN EVERYTHING IS JUST TOO MUCH, I WILL BE HIDING, PLAYING MY GAMES AND STAYING IN MY OWN LITTLE WORLD.

HEY MIKEY,THIS MEANS YOU!!

IF IT IS NOT BROKEN DO NOT TRY TO FIX IT MIKEY, YOU GOOF! - SIGNED ME

Mike - Take the word DELETE out of your vocabulary. Big hug... Sandee

NATIONAL SUICIDE PROVENTION LIFELINE

With Help Comes Hope

Veterans Hotline & Online Chat
Are you a veteran in emotional distress? Please call 1-800-273-TALK and press 1 to be routed to the Veterans Suicide Prevention Hotline.
OR Veterans chat live with a counselor.


Are you in crisis? Please call 1-800-273-TALK
Are you feeling desperate, alone or hopeless? Call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255), a free, 24-hour hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. Your call will be routed to the nearest crisis center to you.

I URGE ANYONE THAT NEEDS TO MAKE THIS CALL TO PLEASE DO SO.YOU ARE A PRECIOUS HUMAN BEING,YOU ARE SOMEONE'S LOVED ONE. GOD KNOWS WE ALL GO THROUGH A CRISIS AND NEED THE HELP.PLEASE CHOOSE LIFE!

I URGE ANYONE THAT NEEDS TO MAKE THIS CALL TO PLEASE DO SO.YOU ARE A PRECIOUS HUMAN BEING,YOU ARE SOMEONE'S LOVED ONE. GOD KNOWS WE ALL GO THROUGH A CRISIS AND NEED THE HELP. PLEASE CHOOSE LIFE.

THIS IS HERE TO REMIND ME AS WELL AS EVERYONE ELSE THAT LIFE IS IMPORTANT.

Blog Changes

Since I have decided to shut down Both Mike's Place and Loonytoon Central, Music Monday/Mondays Music Moves Me, Thursdays Tune, 5 On Friday, Feline Friday and the Google Doodles will now all be here.

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The Blogger's Prayer

Lord help me to learn to spell without spellcheck, manage to visit all that visit me, and post regularly - all in 5 minutes a day, so that I can clean house and take care of my family. Help me to not look at every occurrence in my life as a blog post, and to quit taking pictures of weird things to share as well. Please Lord, help me to stop talking about my blog friends as though they are next door neighbors or someone I have known all of my life. And help me dear Lord, to think of something witty and wise to post tomorrow.


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Monday, May 19, 2014

Music Monday and Mondays Music Moves Me

Yes I'm Putting a lot of tunes up today,just because I can.
 







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14 comments:

Sandee said...

Love them all Mike. We were young back then.

Have a fabulous day filled with great music. :)

Mike Golch said...

Sandee,Yes we were indeed. :-H

stevebethere said...

So many excellent oldies about today (music not people) LOL, I haven't heart Green Onions & Hang Em High in years more fond memories :-)

Have a tanfastic week ;-)

Mike Golch said...

stevebethere,I enjoyed posting these today as well ans not hearing themin a while.

David Moody said...

Dude: I have not heard GREEN ONIONS in like ages. What a great tune to rock out too! Bad Company, we do their tune called "Bad Company" on one of our set lists. Marie use to play the keys to that one for us. Thanks for sharing your tunes with us

Naila Moon said...

Yes, you can and did! LOL
The music is new to me but I love it! Have a good week.

Mike Golch said...

David Moody,I never tire of Booker T anf the MGs,love their music. and Bad company are no slouches as well.

Naila Moon,that's the beauty of being 62 thaere are a lot of great tunes that run in my head that you people may not have heardf of.

Marie Moody said...

Michael I could not agree with you more. We're close in age, so the tunes you come up with is right down my alley! Woo Hoo! Wanna stroll with me? hahaha Although that is my brother's era and he was six years older than me. LOL Great job my friend! Have a rockin week! I don't care what they say YOU ROCK!

Mike Golch said...

Marie Moody,Yeppers!! :-h :-f

Colette S said...

I think I'm too young or too old, but I can still learn and do rock well to these :)
Thanks Mike.

Mike Golch said...

Colette S.I'm glad you enjoyed the tunes.

Belle Haup said...

Puff, puff...Hi Mike, I finally made it. Hey, Booker T - wow your picks brings back memories for sure plus a new one for me. But I enjoyed them all. You really got me rockin' and movin' with your picks today. Thanks for your comment on my blog and I hope you have a fabulous week!

Mike Golch said...

Belle Haup,I'm glad you enjoyed my picks for this week.

becca said...

thanks for the dance this was fun.

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