Before the California sun is gone :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: "The Bunny in the Moon" :: Art by Tara McPherson "The bit of roses isn't shy. but they aren't used to being dry. I watch the way you bite your lips, your lipstick cracks with every kiss. The morning sun is on the hills, as I turn my key to let … Continue reading Before the California sun is gone :: SOTD

A Solstice Ache :: A Saturday Playlist

  Keep Art Alive :: Thumbelina :: Art by Caia Koopman A Solstice Ache :: A Saturday Playlist Listen here ~ at Spotify Do You Love Me Now? :: The Breeders Hold Me :: Haim Ray Ray Rain :: Bettie Serveert Hero :: Family Of The Year Never Meant to Love You :: Cory Chisel … Continue reading A Solstice Ache :: A Saturday Playlist

Hope its right when you die :: VOTD

New Slang :: The Shins directed by Lance Bangs New Slang was released as a 7" single in 2001, and subsequently appeared on The Shins' album Oh, Inverted World. It achieved mainstream popularity after its inclusion in the soundtrack of the film Garden State and its appearance in a McDonald's television commercial. The use int … Continue reading Hope its right when you die :: VOTD

Linger on your pale blue eyes :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: "Flight" :: Art by Kelly Vivanco "Thought of you as my mountain top, thought of you as my peak, thought of you as everything,  I've had but couldn't keep." She was not from our town, though she was known already, talked about as a reference point, a historical landmark, but never … Continue reading Linger on your pale blue eyes :: SOTD

Could I look in your eyes? :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: "Madness Returns" :: Art by Cate Rangel "Do you think of me , like I dream of you?  Do you wish you were here,  like I wish I was with you?" She thinks that he thinks she has stopped thinking about him. The words exchanged had taken the nearest exit, their … Continue reading Could I look in your eyes? :: SOTD

She smelled of daisies :: VOTD

Big Jet Plane :: Angus and Julia Stone directed by Kiku Ohe Big Jet Plane is the first track on the 2010 EP with the same name, by Australian sibling singer-songwriter duo Angus and Julia Stone. The EP includes four tracks, three of which can be found on other Angus & Julia Stone albums, as … Continue reading She smelled of daisies :: VOTD

I don’t know how to be freed from :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: Art by Charles Malinsky "When all you'll ever dream, lifts you up too high, as all your expectations leave a hole inside." She dreamed too big, he would tell her, causing a steep precipice of expectation that every lover had fatally fallen from. She loved too big, as well, her heart … Continue reading I don’t know how to be freed from :: SOTD

I think its strange without you :: VOTD

Fade Into You :: Mazzy Star directed by Merlyn Rosenberg Fade Into You was the highest charting song from alternative rock/dream pop group Mazzy Star. The song was written by lyricist Hope Sandoval and composer David Roback, who also served as producer. The song made the Top 5 of Billboard's Modern Rock chart in 1994, … Continue reading I think its strange without you :: VOTD

And I am more than this frame :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: So This Is America :: Art by Adam Caldwell "And my body's weak, feel my lungs giving up on me, I'm worried it might just be, something my soul needs." Framed (by me) The miracle mercenaries, they snap the shutters, catching each shiver, tagging me, and pinning me up for all … Continue reading And I am more than this frame :: SOTD

I know a girl who thinks of ghosts :: VOTD

She Don't Use Jelly :: The Flaming Lips directed by Wayne Coyne and Bradley Beesley She Don't Use Jelly is a 1993 song by The Flaming Lips, and is their biggest radio hit to date. It is from their album called Transmissions from the Satellite Heart. The song became popular after being featured on the … Continue reading I know a girl who thinks of ghosts :: VOTD