Friday, March 11, 2022

Sunday Post #444



So another week with no posting. Well, I did post a Monday music but other than that... how is everyone hanging on? I had my first 5 read this week- The Paris Apartment.  

So this is my reaction to the current state of things. 
     
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This one's for Roberta.


Song of the week


PULP COVER OF THE WEEK: 


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  1. I'm glad you survived the week. Have you started THE THING ABOUT PAM (something like that...) with Zellweger on NBC? I'm thinking of getting something from Elisabeth Engstrom on my Kindle. Any suggestions? Thanks so much for the chill lofi mix ❤️ All the best to a relaxing weekend...and more...

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    1. Thanks for your comment! Oh, I do like to write about foods I'm not supposed to have. And of course, I love going to that old diner. Breakfast is the best there. Although, the coffee is not great, but suffice. Of course, I'm always in search of good conversation too. Hope you have a good week 馃挋馃挍❤️

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    2. Somebody was telling me you could also watch PAM on HULU too! As well, as Peacock. NBC is running it on Tuesday nights and there was a repeat last Friday night, as well. I hear she gets up to some pretty bad things.

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    3. The Paris Apartment does sound like an interesting mystery. Oh, I have to admit a mystery needs to be in everything..even in the BL I'm writing. Although, I don't think of it as surreal, but of course, I am probably just entertaining that thought...and trying to pace myself.

      Holly and Stevie: https://itmeansnothingtome.blogspot.com/

      All the best to a sweet weekend with spring officially here ❤️

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  2. "This one's for Roberta."
    It says the video isn't available...how rude LOL. What was it? Thank you anyhow for thinking of me!

    Yay for 5 stars! And yeah...more Harley Quin drinking...what else? LOL.

    Have a great WE!

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  3. I'm looking forward to reading The Paris Apartment sometime this year. Enjoy your weekend! :)

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  4. Music can be so amazing can't it? :) I always love listening to music because of what emotions and feelings it gives me.

    Also, I love the pulp cover. :D
    -Quinley

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  5. I love everything by Queen. Princes of the Universe is one I don't hear that often. I've heard good things about The Paris Apartment.

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  6. Me gustaron los videos y la portada. Te deseo un buen fin de semana.

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  7. I am glad you finally had a five-star read. That's a long time to go without one. Chicago has so many iconic songs, and they were (are?) stellar musicians.

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  8. YAY for the five-star read! Other than that, keep your head up and stay safe! 馃尯

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  9. Glad you loved The Paris Apartment! Now I want to read it too- should have grabbed it for BOTM but alas. Also I feel you with the GIF, honestly. It's all too much at this point.

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  10. I' m afraid we're living very interesting times.

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  11. Man, that Chicago song takes me right back to high school. Now I feel really old! Lol

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  12. Chicago! My oldest brother had their first LPs on his shelf, they started out as Chicago Transit Authority and was forced to change their name. Funny I remember my brother telling me this back in the '60s but I can't instantly recall what I watched on tv yesterday.
    And the pulp cover, so cool!

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  13. lllllllllllluuuuuuuuuuuuuunnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnrrrrrrrrrrrccccccccccccccccccccc

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  14. Glad to hear you're hanging in there and that The Paris Apartment was a 5 star read for you. I'm really looking forward to it.

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  15. Awesome your post .. thanks for sharing

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  16. Yay for your first 5-star read of the year! I finished my 4th this week (5 if you count nonfiction). Have a great week!

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  17. Nope nothing has changed. The world sucks. I am wondering where to escape if our neighbor invades

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  18. gracias por alegrarnos con musica, pues si, es horrible todo lo que est谩 pasando en general.

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  19. Congrats on finding a 5-star book! I've only had 1 of those so far this year.

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  20. It's so hard to watch the news and see everything that's going on.

    I'm glad you had a 5-star read though!

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  21. I enjoyed listening to the song - thank you - and it's great to hear you finally got a 5 star read for the year. Hope this week is good to you!

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  22. I can´t say anything about the video you posted underneath the gif because it is not working. With the rest, I agree. Nothing has changed. The war is still going on, and the biggest liar this planet has ever seen still throws bombs and rockets. So glad you had a five star read. Stay safe and happy reading!

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  23. I bought The Paris Apartment last week and haven't gotten to read it yet. I'm even more excited for it knowing you gave it 5 stars!

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  24. I hope you enjoyed the Paris Apartment. I almost chose it for my Book of the Month subscription box, but I went with something else. I still want to read it though.

    I really like the last video. It is relaxing.

    I really like the pulp cover. My family loves all things underwater.

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  25. So glad The Paris Apartment worked so well for you. I liked it well enough but, thought it was a bit slow. Have a good week.

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  26. Glad to hear you enjoyed The Paris Apartment! I thought about getting it from BOTM, but went with something else. Maybe next month. Enjoy your week!

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  27. I'm glad you like The Paris Apartment. I wanted to choose it for my Book of the Month book, but I decided to go with the romance book instead, lol. I still want to read The Paris Apartment, though, so I'm glad to heard it's good.

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  28. Definitely going to see if I can convince the Book Club girls to get The Paris Apartment for us. Glad to hear it got your 5 star approval.

    Have a good week Greg! PS: It's WWW on Wednesday....

    Elza Reads

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  29. Ooo, the hype, looking forward to reading my copy of The Paris Apartment ;-)

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  30. Well sometimes you don't have any energy to talk or produce anything but would rather read or ponder Greg...

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  31. The Paris Apartment is on my wishlist. It looks really good. I hope you have a great week!

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  32. So glad you enjoyed The Paris Apartment. I thought it was great too. I loved The Guest List also. The world is sad these days with all the killing and senseless attacks by Russia. The Ukrainian people are amazing, and I'm glad some other countries are stepping up to help them.

    Anne - Books of My Heart This is my Sunday Post

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  33. I loved The Guest List by Lucy Foley so I'm looking forward to The Paris Apartment! Even more hearing it was a 5 star read for you! I'm awaiting my library audio. Yep, the world is so stressful now. I doing wine instead of hard liquor. That's my go-to self-medication, lol. Have a great week, Greg!

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  34. I have seen several happy reviews on The Paris Apartment. I hope your next read is also a 5 stars

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  35. I've been hearing a lot of good things about The Paris Apartment. It's on my TBR list. Also you can't go wrong with Queen. Princes Of The Universe is one of my favorites. Have a great week!

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  36. Yes nothing changed - I get that gif. Great to have had a 5 star read. Yay.

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  37. I loved The Hunting Party - I should read The Paris Apartment. I have heard great things!

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  38. I was busy with some things but not too much else went on this week.

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  39. I am enjoying The Paris Apartment...hope to finish it soon.

    I have been easily distracted by shows. I tried The Thing About Pam, but fell asleep while watching...LOL. Not a good sign. Maybe I'll try again.

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  40. Whenever I hear Princes of the Universe, I think of the Highlander TV series which I really loved back in the day. Come see my week here. Happy reading!

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  41. Congrats on finding a 5 star read.
    Have a great week.

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  42. You might as well just keep using the reaction gif for the foreseeable future lol

    Karen @For What It's Worth

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  43. Glad you hit a five star read, those are always so refreshing to get when it's been a while! Hope you have a great week!

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  44. Glad to hear you really enjoyed The Paris Apartment!

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  45. Wonderful to hear how much you enjoyed The Paris Apartment! Have a great week. I hope you are able to get back to posting.

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  46. awesome your post. thanks for sharing

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  47. I have not had ANY 5-star reads this year... So sad...

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  48. First, love me some Chicago -- especially the Peter Cetera era. Second, I am happy to hear that you thought The Paris Apartment deserved 5 stars. I've been curious about it and have been seeing some mixed reviews and some good ones.

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  49. 5 star reads always help me out when I'm not reading much!! I hope you have a great week.

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  50. Glad you loved The Paris Apartment! I've been meaning to try a Lucy Foley book so maybe I need to start there :)

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  51. We all have those no-inspiration-post-weeks or days. Hope you're inspired again soon. Thanks so much for visiting Finding Wonderland this week. Appreciate that.

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  52. I honestly feel your pain, Greg, inspiration seems to be something everyone struggles with at the moment . . . I honestly think it's pretty normal, although not what we want :( A bit of good news here and there would do the trick! Anyway, I'm really glad you found a 5 star read :)

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  53. I don't drink but I totally agree with your first picture. That's how I feel right now, as well.

    Hope your next week goes better.

    Thanks for visiting my green TTT this week.

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  54. i have had a hard time making the rounds and commenting. i have just started getting out and about again, so i haven't had much to talk about...except books
    sherry @ fundinmental

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  55. I will have to look into The Paris Apartment. I hope life slows down enough for you to get in a better mindset to post again. Happy Wednesday!

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  56. Yay for a 5-star read! Always nice to find those. I've been tempted to just not post sometimes lately, so I can understand the not posting.

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  57. YAY, your first 5! And The Paris Apartment is so deserving!

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  58. I SO understand that reaction to the current state of things. The 2020's are really working on being a great decade, huh? Hang in there and yay for a five star read!

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  59. The Paris Apartment is on my TBR and I am so looking forward to it. Glad you finally got a 5 star read. I'm not sure I have so far this year. Have a wonderful week!

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  60. Have a wonderful new week to you Dear friend!

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  61. Sorry to hear you weren't able to post much this week, however so pleased you enjoyed reading The Paris Apartment so much. Take care, happy reading and I hope you will be able to blog more this week. 馃檪

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  62. My posting has been rare lately, too. 馃槢

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