Tuesday, June 30, 2009

For The Glove of Michael

Posted by Kero at Tuesday, June 30, 2009
My aunt once said that Michael Jackson is the best dancer in the world and that there is nobody else better than him. I was 9 years old then and wanted to disagree since I think MC Hammer was a great dancer too. But I kept my mouth shut and wondered since when did my aunt listened to Michael Jackson. All the cassette tapes i see in her room are Peter Cetera and Laura Branigan.

Then shortly, my grandmother took my brother and i to her friends house. They gossiped and exchanged recipes and not wanting to be disturbed, her friend allowed us to watch betamax. The only tape they had was the Moonwalk. Jason and I sat there with other kids from the neighborhood and watched for more than an hour. But halfway through the movie, i declared myself in-love with Michael Jackson. Jason wished he was among those kids who were rescued by MJ. For a long time, Moonwalk was my favorite movie.

Two years followed and television reached Batanes. There was only GMA 7 and the rest of the channels were from Star TV and MTV. It wil be my first time to watch music videos and although i was already then a huge follower of Sting and the Police, Michael Jackson's music videos were my favorite - and so were his dance steps. For the first time, i secretly agreed with my Aunt. I share with you today my all time favorite MJ music video - Remember The Time.

May your soul rest in peace, Michael. Thank you for sharing the world your genius. Thank you because you made us one with your music. Thank you because I saw a legend in my life time.

Music Videos by VideoCure

I also want to take this opportunity to acknowledge my newest blog awards. The first one is from new blogger friend, Mommy Jona.

Thank you so much, Jona for this thoughtfulness. I will pass it as soon as i can decide who deserves it most hehe.

The second one is from Mommy Twinkie. And this I am ready to pass but first, my heartfelt gratitude to Twinkie for always remembering.

The simple rules:

♥ Take your award and put the logo on your post.

♥Link the person who awarded you.Remember each recipient of the award should acknowledge the person who honored them and go to Mom's Special Diary to copy and paste the award.

♥Put your own blog title and link.

♥Nominate deserving moms from your blog list. 1.Mom's Special Diary 2. The Mommy Journey 3. Twinkie Calls 4. Kero's Celebration 5. You're next

The Most creative Mommy bloggers I know would definitely be:

1. Ann of Me, Myself and Darly
2. Issa of About A Boy
3. Jona of A Time To Weep and A Time to Laugh
4. Yaying of Mumster's Degree

Grab your award when you have the time, Mommies! A cyber martini for all...cheers!

4 sweets for Kero:

darly on July 1, 2009 at 1:10 AM said...

ei momi,

thanks for the lovely mention... check it out: http://ddarlys26.blogspot.com/2009/07/creative-mom-blogger-award.html

ill catch up on ur entries tomorrow. Ciao po!!

Twinkie on July 1, 2009 at 1:40 PM said...

Oh Kero! I am not a fan of MJ but this post made me emphatize. May he rest in peace.

Kero on July 1, 2009 at 4:20 PM said...

You are most welcome, Ann! will check out your post later.

Twinkie, thank you so much for the visit.

Deborah Katy on July 3, 2009 at 3:26 AM said...

He was also always my favorite, not only dancer but also singer and entertainer. I am already missing him a lot!


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