I feel the sun on my back :: Songs and poetry

All lines are erased, or just set to blur, fake glass over expired eyes, pulled through the begin. Schemes written on flesh, permanent marker stained, once held the same bedsheets, whispered anticipated resolve. Tissue paper pleading, all spun up in circles, the notes hinged on forgiveness, two sets of feet leaving. One piece holds tight,…

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1969 (The Year I Was Born) :: A Playlist

1969 :: A Playlist Listen here on Spotify Sugar, Sugar :: The Archies Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In :: The Fifth Dimension I Want You Back :: The Jacksons I Can’t Get Next To You :: The Temptations Honky Tonk Women :: The Rolling Stones Everyday People :: Sly and the Family Stone Bad Moon Rising…

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But time makes you bolder :: Under the covers

Landslide :: Antony Hegarty What a gorgeous cover of Landslide; I am in musical awe. I have always loved this song, and I have always loved Antony’s voice, so much. “Oh, mirror in the sky what is love? Can the child within my heart rise above? Can I sail thru the changing ocean tides? Can…

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The Skyline shines :: Songs and prose

The city never gave us much of a chance, and neither did I, I suppose, too many broken pieces that were not yet glued together, too many expectations, and too small of space to allow for us to settle in with each other Perhaps I am peering into this part of the story because for…

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I can’t help it if you might think I am odd :: Songs and Poetry

The Way You Choose To Write It (by me) The two of us crossed the bridge that early morning; arm in arm, cheek to cheek, our hair tangling into each others. We had to hold each other up to keep walking, too many chemicals spinning in our heads, and the music still ringing over and…

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Fairy Tales and Comic Book Pages :: A Playlist

Fairy Tales and Comic Book Pages :: No One Is Ever All Hero or Villain :: A Playlist Listen here on Spotify A Strange Kind of Love (Version One) :: Peter Murphy Young Americans :: David Bowie Ruby Tuesday :: The Rolling Stones Superman :: R.E.M. One Headlight :: The Wallflowers Lucky Strike :: Maroon…

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Love in these modern times :: Soundtrack Shout Out Wednesday

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang :: Soundtrack Shout Out Although this is more of a holiday film, there are still songs in the soundtrack that I love all-year round. Kiss Kiss Bang Bang is forever on my list of favorite films, a movie that has so many things I love – humor, flawed and wonderful characters,…

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You Are Home :: Cover my walls with album covers

List the Best Album Covers Ever Created courtesy of Music Listography : Your Life In (Play)Lists 1.  Rubber Soul :: The Beatles 2. Rio :: Duran Duran 3.  Heartbreaker :: Ryan Adams 4. Andy Warhol/Self-Titled :: The Velvet Underground & Nico 5.  Strange Days :: The Doors 6. Avalon :: Roxy Music 7. August and Everything After ::…

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Time won’t give me time :: video of the day

Time (Clock of the Heart) :: Culture Club The hardest part of losing someone and learning to let go are the little reminders, and the habits you have to break. The fact that you will still hear things, see things, experience things that you will want to share with the lost, and realizing that you…

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Sometimes when this place gets kind of empty :: song of the day

Keep Art Alive :: “Me Tea” :: Art by Timothy Karpinski Grades were my glue that held my pieces together, but they began to taste stale. they were ever too easy to come by, and not much of a prize to bring home (not that I ever wanted to bring anything, or anyone, home) So,…

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