Aw, he got the Velcros :: video of the day

Thrift Shop :: Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, featuring Wanz One of the most addictive songs I have come across in a long, long time. This is the kind of hip-hop/rap song style that I love, lyrically witty and full of wisdom, with a beat that you have to move along to. My oldest daughter introduced … Continue reading Aw, he got the Velcros :: video of the day

So this is the new year :: song of the day

"So everybody put your best suit or dress on, let's make believe that we are wealthy for just this once. Lighting firecrackers off on the front lawn, as thirty dialogues bleed into one." This year I have made resolutions, this year it just seemed the right time to write down a few of my hopes and … Continue reading So this is the new year :: song of the day

Elliott Smith :: Either/Or :: My Favorite Albums

Either/Or (1997) :: Elliott Smith There are about five musicians who hold such an intricate and vital place in my heart that they have become part of my make-up, and their music subsequently, part of my life soundtrack. There are artists whose songs stand the test of time for me, and no matter how my … Continue reading Elliott Smith :: Either/Or :: My Favorite Albums

Moulin Rouge! :: Monday Movie Moment :: Movies about writers/writing

Moulin Rouge! (2001) The moment Satine really sees Christian (Your Song) Christian and Satine: "Come what may, I will love you until my dying day". The first movie theme for the first month of 2013 will be "movies about writing and writers", a theme quite close to my heart. Last night I started to think … Continue reading Moulin Rouge! :: Monday Movie Moment :: Movies about writers/writing