Little cat on a piano

Sweet little mouth A twitch of the nose Whiskers stand to attention Wise eyes watching A fly on the wall Contemplating a pounce Sitting upright Like the piano I am on All paws in place Dark red collar Quite well-maintained Just my name-tag askew And in the corner Those are my parents On the day … Continue reading Little cat on a piano

WotW: Penchant

Penchant noun a strong inclination towards, liking for, or habit of doing something, especially something other people might not do “My penchant for instinctively correcting the pronunciations of others, regardless of who they are, has put me in many a sticky situation.” See how WotW originated here.

On Memory & Mnemonics: Specific Ways to Learn Information Efficiently

Ask me the lyrics of any song from Taylor Swift's 'Speak Now' album, which I listened to on repeat in 2011, and I will perform the entire song for you perfectly (well, as perfectly as I can) despite not having heard it in years. Ask me the ridiculously long name of a character in a … Continue reading On Memory & Mnemonics: Specific Ways to Learn Information Efficiently

Snow White & the 7 Dwarfs make music for the first time

The story of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is one that is well known by most, but unknown to many is the fact that this story, originally written by the Brothers Grimm and adapted for the screen by Walt Disney Productions with RKO Radio Pictures in 1937, was the first full-length animated feature film … Continue reading Snow White & the 7 Dwarfs make music for the first time