TITLE

That Special Feeling

AUTHOR(S)
Tompkins, Ptolemy
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Guideposts;Nov2006, Vol. 61 Issue 9, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the author's experience of the struggles of her early career as a nightclub singer and how she found her way professionally, personally and spiritually. Her doctor told her that her voice is getting strained due to singing and second-hand smoke. She says that she has released an album called "Timeless" which contains the songs "I Can't Stop Loving You" and "Help Me Make It Through the Night."
ACCESSION #
23455502

 

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