I am a scrapbooker. Have been for many years. And it’s a running joke among my scrappy friends that I don’t scrap my life, I scrap events. So I have books of vacations, books of weddings, books of babies, but no books of everyday life. This running joke of my life being lived in themes has prompted different discussions over the years as to what book I should do next. There was actually one proposed that I thought was really cool, and have started assembling the materials to make it but haven’t gotten as far as actually putting it together yet. The idea was to pick the ten songs that were the autobiographical soundtrack of your life. The ten songs that can tell people who you are with no explanation, or tell of events in your life. I loved the idea of this project, and I started to compile my list.
As of right now, that list stands at 28 songs.
It was 37. I was able to get down to 28. I am still trying to get down to 10. It’s difficult!
Anywho, this was the first thing I thought of for this week’s Tuesday Topics. We’re down to a list of five, so here are my five most favorite stories from individual moments during the 28 song soundtrack of my life: Continue reading