Songs are like tattoos :: Under the covers Sunday

Blue :: Sarah McLachlan "Hey blue, here is a song for you, ink on a pin, underneath the skin, an empty space to fill in.” We drove all through the night and into the next morning, the two of us, stopping only for gas, coffee and a truck stop breakfast at 4 am. You did … Continue reading Songs are like tattoos :: Under the covers Sunday

Did it all get real? :: VOTD

Easy/Lucky/Free :: Bright Eyes from the album Digital Ash in a Digital Urn Directed by Lauri Faggioni and Lily Thorne Easy/Lucky/Free is a single by the band Bright Eyes from their album Digital Ash in a Digital Urn. It was released July 25, 2005. Bright Eyes is a rock band from Omaha, Nebraska that was … Continue reading Did it all get real? :: VOTD

Whisper to a scream :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: Art by Tara McPherson "We are, we are, we are, we're just children, finding our way around indecision. We are, we are, we are rather helpless; changes forever, whisper to a scream." The first time I visited the ocean she screamed. It was not a scream of excitement, or of delight, … Continue reading Whisper to a scream :: SOTD

There’s something in the water vs. there’s something in those dead doll eyes :: Saturday horror movies

Saturday Horror Movies :: Ghost Shark and Dead Silence This week's selection sampled from the SyFy Networks plethora of bad creature features and from my current horror obsession, James Wan films. The girls joined in again in the watching, interjecting their sarcastic commentaries and collective reactions along the way. I am contemplating a separate piece … Continue reading There’s something in the water vs. there’s something in those dead doll eyes :: Saturday horror movies