The Twelve Days of Christmas (Elton style)

I haven’t quite stepped into Christmas yet, so I decided to play around with a classic and make an Elton Christmas… On the first day of Christmas, Sir Elton gave to me…An angel in your tree On the second day of Christmas, Sir Elton gave to me…Two teas with sugar…

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Diamonds are this girl’s best friend

As many of you know, Sir Elton is soon to release Diamonds, the “ultimate greatest hits collection in honor of his and Bernie Taupin’s 50-year songwriting career.” (Yes, mine is pre-ordered as a Christmas present pour moi. Can’t open it until December 25th though)! Of course, there is an Elton John: The Diamond Club…

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And all that po-li-ti-cal crap

No, this isn’t a partisan rant or diatribe. I try to avoid posting political, religious or any content that could be even slightly misconstrued as controversial on social media (this blog included). I just don’t want my social experience to be about that. But some recent occurrences have made me chuckle. Most of you probably…

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You went from purple wings to the real thing at last

I am stunned. The world is stunned. Prince. Dead at 57. From Elton himself (on Instagram): “This is truly devastating news. The greatest performer I have ever seen. A true genius. Musically way ahead of any of us. Sang with him twice on stage. What an honour. Rest in peace you purple warrior.” Alas, I…

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