If I never said I loved you

Goodbyes that were not meant to be goodbye leave the strangest shadows over our hearts. Those kisses that were fleeting, light, and nothing like a last kiss, yet looking back, those tiny kisses in the rain were exit signs. You whispered something, as your mouth brushed the side of my face. I could feel the … Continue reading If I never said I loved you

She sings the songs

keep art alive; "yume-no-ato" by audrey kawasaki Every memory I have that means anything to me has a cord of connection that trails and circles itself back to music. Perhaps it was the fact that my mother spent her adolescence as a Penny Lane type of girl, trailing around The Doors and becoming quite close with … Continue reading She sings the songs

Bolts from above hit the people down below

"Each way I turn, I know iIll always try to break this circle that's been placed around me. From time to time, I find I've lost some need, that was urgent to myself, I do believe. Up, down, turn around, please don't let me hit the ground, tonight I think I'll walk alone, I'll find my soul as … Continue reading Bolts from above hit the people down below

This love’s a nameless dream

The first time I heard Elisabeth Freser's unique voice was in the early 80’s while lying on the floor of a friend’s bedroom flipping through pages of Star Hits. I remember that it made me pause my latest search for Duran Duran pin-ups and ask “who is this?”; from that point on I was hooked on the Cocteau Twins, … Continue reading This love’s a nameless dream

This a woman’s liberation honey is a gonna start right now

Woke up this morning with this song in my head, and found myself singing it as I made coffee, fixed my hair and climbed into the car to take on my long commute to work. The song will always remind me of my Aunt and her love of women in country music, and strong fuck … Continue reading This a woman’s liberation honey is a gonna start right now

I just happen to like apples, and am not afraid of snakes

"And your trying to find a reason, why you have to leave. But, I know its cause you think you’re Adam, you think I’m Eve." Sometimes I forget how much Ani DiFranco’s music moves me. And then, here I am, as I stumble onto a song I may have never heard, or truly listened to (because there is a difference … Continue reading I just happen to like apples, and am not afraid of snakes