That had been our heaven

I We went to the place that had been our heaven when our bodies were ripe and the juices still flowed. We watched as our rivers became waterfalls and surrendered our voices to the roar. II We walked with a caution that bordered on cowardice and hid from the monsters that would tear us apart.Continue reading “That had been our heaven”

The Queen of Soul

β€œAt the Grammys in 1998, the legendary soul singer stepped in – at the last minute – for Pavarotti, who had been due to sing his trademark piece, Nessun Dorma. So obviously she went ahead and performed that aria. Nessun Dorma is one of the most impressive of tenor arias – with an astronomically highContinue reading “The Queen of Soul”