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Accidentally Liking Emo Music

I never thought I would have a song by Dashboard Confessional in my iTunes library. It happened completely by accident! I heard a song when I was passing a shop last week. I remembered it as being a song from some years ago, and one I remembered liking. So I made a note of a prominent lyric and went to find it next time I was shopping on iTunes for music. Continue reading

Merry Christmas! :)

Thought I should pop in to bring you all the season’s greetings!

I’d love to see the nativity story filmed one day as a thriller. It’s actually quite a freaky story. A bunch of (apparently frightening) angels appear to different people, a baby is born in a pretty disgusting out building, and then they have to run for their lives from a violent king… All in all, quite different to the fluffy sheep we’re used to seeing. Anyway. That’s for another time. This year, I’ll leave you with these lyrics by Relient K, who perhaps quite nicely sum up the purpose of Jesus’ birth:

And the first time
That You opened Your eyes did You realize that You would be my Saviour
And the first breath that left Your lips
Did You know that it would change this world forever

And I, I celebrate the day
That You were born to die
So I could one day pray for You to save my life

Feliz Navidad! Maligayang Pasko! Merry Christmas! :)

Song Lyric Formalisation 1 – Dance Floor

So one thing I entertain myself with sometimes is taking the lyrics to songs and translating them into formal language. Here are some altered excerpts from Dance Floor by Nesian Mystik: Continue reading