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Alexandra Ottaway
Indoors/Outdoors
Pianist-Singer-Composer
Interests: Words, Music. Send me the details of a loved one and I'll write a song for them from you! With score pdf and piano/vocal m4a file. See Audio Samples(copy and paste into your browser) at bottom. newyorkwomencomposers.org/profiles.php4?zdm_id=OTT01
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Posted Mar 24, 2020 at Zotta's Blog
Posted Feb 9, 2020 at Zotta's Blog
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Also isn’t this dodecahedron template really cool? Thanks very much to this site: Polyhedra.net With that you can make this: After printing out the picture, you could cut it, fold on the lines and glue(glue guns can be a little messy) or tape it! And then you can take photo... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2020 at Zotta's Blog
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Let’s Get Ready to Vote! The Bare Minimum! Voting photo courtesy of VINS(Vermont Institute for Natural Science), which rehabilitates Raptors. vinsweb.org Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2020 at Zotta's Blog
History of Earth 🌏’s Temperature How much warming is natural and how much man made? It’s a crisis. For more on the latest science see climateprogress.org Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2020 at Zotta's Blog
Magic Man Mix... - 9_18_19 11.37 AM. Zen Sutras Finale_w click intro_091613 (Gotta warn you: typepad.com erred and “Zen Sutras Finale” loops interminably without ever getting to the actual finale just like a Morton Feldman piece(if not as good as)! ELP’s “From the Beginning” is also doing that on this... Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2019 at Zotta's Blog
Now more than ever, we need everyone to know: WE HAVE RIGHTS. Share our #KnowYourRights guides in multiple languages. Know Your Rights. Conozca Sus Derechos. Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2019 at Zotta's Blog
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Whoopi Goldberg stands defiant against three recent black church burnings in Louisiana. (Just a word of advice: HuffPo now has draconian cookie-enabled data-mining so clear your cookies after reading this!) -church?utm_source=CJR+Daily+News&utm_campaign=0e66b355b7-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_10_31_05_02_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_9c93f57676-0e66b355b7-174400429&guccounter= Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2019 at Zotta's Blog
1-866-OUR-VOTE If you have any trouble voting, they can tell you what to do and advise you of your rights. Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2018 at Zotta's Blog
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Despite Repeated Warnings by Paul McCartney From the new album ‘Egypt Station’ which is quite amazing, new and very creative! Below, playing Dylan’s “I Shall Be Released” with successful singer-songwriter Jay! Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2018 at Zotta's Blog
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The Economist: How The Brave Fight Back It is about the right way to resist oncoming dictatorships. Basically: Do not forget to vote for your only real chance of continuing the progress of civilization. We have one more chance to vote for President, it says. Pictured is the A+ gluten-free... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2018 at Zotta's Blog
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Open Letter to Facebook from Viet Namese In other news: broken sign is up again! Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2018 at Zotta's Blog
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It has never been harder to vote. In my state we have PB/OS voting(paper ballot optical scan) but if you don’t send back a card from the local election commission you are not on the rolls. You can’t imagine how many eligible voters that culls even in a blue state!... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2018 at Zotta's Blog
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https://www.nytimes.com/video/science/100000005611362/how-largemouth-bass-suck-in-their-prey.html From the New York Times. Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2018 at Zotta's Blog
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The Hunt for ‘Fire Cats’ Amid Northern California Ashes By THOMAS FULLERJAN. 1, 2018 Jennifer Petruska, left, and Barbara Gray set a trap in Santa Rosa, Calif. Ms. Petruska is coordinating an effort to find cats lost during the wildfire. Credit Jim Wilson/The New York Times SANTA ROSA, Calif. —... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2018 at Zotta's Blog
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The open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act runs from November 1-December 15. Several former Obama administration officials have published an online guide for volunteer activists to inform people about and encourage them to sign up for insurance, something the Trump administration is trying to prevent. Also see who... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2017 at Zotta's Blog
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To Protect Voting, Use Open-Source Software By R. JAMES WOOLSEY and BRIAN J. FOXAUG. 3, 2017 Although Russian hackers are reported to have tried to disrupt the November election with attacks on the voting systems of 39 states, the consensus of the intelligence community is that they were probably unsuccessful... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2017 at Zotta's Blog
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My husband suggested I sing this! Started off with a parody I'm working on of the original babydoll voice but he says it's better in my real low voice. Thanks! https://www.smule.com/p/96411729_1341397263 As always, dear reader, please copy and paste! Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2017 at Zotta's Blog
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http://comediansincarsgettingcoffee.com/steve-martin-if-you-see-this-on-a-toilet-seat-dont-sit-down Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2017 at Zotta's Blog
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Republicans make a lot of expedient, disingenuous assumptions, slogans and buzzwords that they often know are not true but you'd be surprised how intelligent some otherwise upstanding citizens who have been brainwashed by respected conservative news outlets, let alone the familiar cry of the '16 election that goes, "Fox News... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2017 at Zotta's Blog