Bruce Springsteen

September 24, 2020

Clay’s Mixtape: A Musical Podcast BONUS Tape – Springsteen As it is Bruce “The Boss” Springsteen’s birthday today, I thought I’d share with you 12 of my favourite Springsteen songs. Now this list is likely to be different on any given day because I love so much of his work. There’s a few on this list that would appear every time like Darkness…

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September 9, 2019

Waiting for life to begin

I woke up feeling a little like Bruce Springsteen in Better Days: Well my soul checked out missing as I sat listening To the hours and minutes tickin’ away Yeah just sittin’ around waitin’ for my life to begin While it was all just slippin’ away I’m tired of waitin’ for tomorrow to come Or…

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April 11, 2018

The downside of going out and doing everything

Here’s what I need to promise myself to do going forward from today and that is to re-engage with the world in a different way. Instead of trying to see it with new eyes, see it instead through older, wiser eyes. I was having a conversation with a friend yesterday. She’s a young twenty-something (not…

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September 18, 2017

Do I dare disturb the universe?

[perfectpullquote align=”full” cite=”” link=”” color=”” class=”” size=””]Everyone gets everything he wants. I wanted a mission. And for my sins, they gave me one. Brought it up to me like room service.;[/perfectpullquote] If you’re into your war films, you’ll recognised that from the opening sequence of Apocalypse Now.  Martin Sheen, who plays Captain Benjamin L. Willard,…

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