The Ghost Who Walks :: Karen Elson from the album, The Ghost Who Walks The Ghost Who Walks is the title track, and lead single, from the debut album from British singer-songwriter Karen Elson. Karen explained to DJ Steve Lamacq that “the title was a nickname that I had in school. It was one of the nicer nicknames I had for being tall, pale and a little bit haunted.” She went on to explain about the song itself, “When I was writing the song I had the music written and ‘the ghost who walks’ just popped into my head. I … Continue reading She looked at him with pleading eyes :: VOTD
Keep Art Alive :: Art by Kelly Vivanco see Kelly Vivanco’s art this Saturday at Thinkspace Gallery in Los Angeles “This love, this love is a strange love, in that it can lift a love. This love.” For 23 by me From miles away you drifted towards me, and from a few steps between I caught your first smile, it all so endless all at once, without reason or rhyme, a something that would defy explanation as you lips met mine. You gave me the oars to row, let me lead the way across the water, while you looked toward a … Continue reading I think I’m gonna fall again :: SOTD
236. Where the Heart Is The lesser known of the Where the Heart is films (both are on my top 300 lists), this one is my favorite of the two. It is a surreal at times, predictable in premise but unique in delivery, story about a set of siblings who are forced to figure out to live life without the crutch of wealth. Their struggles in the “Common People” life is where they come of age, and develop a unconventional family made up of siblings and friends and artists and strays. “I never considered the possibility of failure.” Finale by … Continue reading My Top 300 Movies :: 236-240
As Seen On TV :: Sunday, September 8, 2014 In this installment of “As Seen On TV” I will give a three-sentence review of the ninth episode of season one of The Strain, where we witness what people do to survive, and we learn about love and sentimentality, and how they can inhibit survival. This feature will include SPOILERS, so read at your own risk and consider yourself warned. Please share your thoughts in the comments to the shows I mini-review – I welcome all reactions, debate and discussions. Oh, and bring on the TV show recommendations, old and new. The … Continue reading The Strain :: As Seen On TV :: What we do to survive
As Seen On TV :: Sunday, September 8, 2014 In this installment of “As Seen On TV” I will give a three-sentence review of the finale episode of season one of The Leftovers, which my husband and I have deemed “What the Fuck” all season long. We hoped for some answers, but were mainly left with more questions, and a wait until season two for (maybe) some of those answers. This feature will include SPOILERS, so read at your own risk and consider yourself warned. Please share your thoughts in the comments to the shows I mini-review – I welcome all … Continue reading The Leftovers :: As Seen On TV :: If you had one wish, what would it be for?