• Playlists

    Songs About Dreams and Rainbows.

    Last week, I published an article exploring the song “Rainbow Connection.” I mention many songs about dreams and rainbows, so today, I thought everyone would love a companion playlist. I include several of these song in last week’s article, but there are so many more songs that fit into this category. So – this playlist includes other songs that talk about “dreams and rainbows.” I include songs about chasing dreams, as I feel that still fits with the milieu of the song “Rainbow Connection.” Put on your dreaming hats people. This playlist will hopefully inspire you and make you think of a better world. Love your neighbor and love yourself.…

  • Musical criticism and commentary

    Someday We’ll Find it – The Rainbow Connection

    There’s one song that makes me cry every time I hear it – Rainbow Connection. Yes, yes, a song made to pretty much sell movie tickets and further the Muppet franchise makes me sob – pretty much as soon as the lyric “Someday we’ll find it” plays. This actuality used to embarrass me, but recently, I’ve made peace with this personal fact. Rainbow Connection tells us we need to keep in touch with our imagination; the song encourages us to never give up on our dreams. As someone who dreams, I have to respect this message. I also must point out that, considering I was 4 years old when “The…