That was what he gave to me :: song + poetry

Some Summer (by me) Five fifteen and the humidity still slides down the windows, drips down the back of my knees, surfacing on that little bend in your skin, right above your lips, punctuated by a blushed pink smile. This could be the birth of something worth writing for, a little ripe and rare, isn’t…

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Tell me how I should be :: Blue Valentine

6. Blue Valentine (2010) movies seen in 2013 You Always Hurt the One You Love scene “I didn’t want to be somebody’s husband and I didn’t want to be somebody’s dad, that wasn’t my goal in life. But somehow it was. I work so I can do that.” ~ Dean I cannot seem to shake…

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Is that a ten-gallon hat or are you just enjoying the show? :: Blazing Saddles

5. Blazing Saddles (1974) movies seen in 2013 “The Waco Kid” introduction scene Blazing Saddles theme song :: Frankie Laine One of the things I absolutely love about my husband is his sense of humor, and that he can make me laugh easily, and does make me laugh at least once a day. I also…

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FLTS Fridays :: Do you remember how sweet it used to be?

I Can’t Stand the Rain :: Ann Peebles “When we was together, everything was so grand. Now that we’ve parted, there’s just one sound that I just can’t stand. I can’t stand the rain against my window, bringing back sweet memories.” Fucking love this song Friday

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Friday Five :: We can be heroes just for one day

Heroes (live) :: David Bowie Friday Five 5 Things this song reminds me of: 1. The first time I ever heard this song I fell in love with it. The song stuck with me from that first listen, and when I first started driving I had it on this one mix-tape I remember vividly. I…

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I just wanted to say :: song of the day

“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same.” ~ Emily Brontë   Goodnight Elizabeth (live) :: Counting Crows “And if you’re the queen of California, baby, I am the king of the rain.”

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And I meant every word I said :: video of the day

Keep On Loving You (live) :: Lisa Loeb In yesterday’s post from “the 80’s” I mentioned this performance of Lisa Loeb covering REO Speedwagon, and how it inspired me to both re-listen to their music, and find one of their songs to make my own, karaoke-style. I have a thing for cover songs, and also…

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