Monthly Archives: November 2016

Prince’s 2nd album- like being with a friend

Somedays it is hard to figure out which version of Prince I want to listen to. The layman’s version of that would be which album. Based every album seems to be a different version or time/place of Prince within the … Continue reading

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2016 NHK Trophy

It’s actually somewhat of a relief to get some of the results of this competition beforehand. I’d been so nervous for Yuzuru and just wanting badly for a clean short program from him. I mean, he’s skating to Prince [the … Continue reading

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“You Stand Waiting”- Ryan Cabrera

This is my second time listening to this album in the last couple of weeks. Considering how much I’d been dreading coming back to it, I’d been having the best time. This was one of two albums I listened to … Continue reading

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2016 Cup of China

[Written entirely on my iPhone] Courtney Hicks had mixed results on her jumps. Had an under rotation on a combination. And her 2nd pass was double footed. But I felt her presentation with her maleficent program was better than last … Continue reading

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a brief “Departure” from reality

Up until today, I’d been having an off week… It’s complicated. But it has to do with the election. I’m on the winning side, but it sure doesn’t feel like it with so much out-spoken negativity about it. Beyond that … Continue reading

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2016 Trophee Eric Bompard

I guess it’s a good thing I didn’t wait to see how Cup of Russia shook out… the showing for the free skates was pre-empted for formula 1 racing. I mean, seriously, which sport has the more devoted following? The … Continue reading

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Cup of Russia 2016

Elladj Balde from Canada is up first. First time I’m seeing him. He’s skating to “The Sound of Silence” but it’s a cover by Disturbed. I’ve never heard this version before. It was such a clean, nice skate, but I … Continue reading

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