June is Women in Music in the '90s at lyriquediscorde. Let's kick it off with "Good Enough" by Sarah McLachlan, today's Song of the Day.
Today's Top 5 Music Obsessions were all songs I heard on my commute in this morning. They all mark different moments, and feelings, as I made my way through some sadness and pain, and turned it around to hope and a bit of a better mood. I'm still shaky and there are parts of me … Continue reading Top 5 Music Obsessions featuring Sarah McLachlan
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141. Foxfire There are moments in this movie where I find myself wishing I had had this group of girls as my friends back when I was an adolescent, their spirit, their strength, and the options they find, I wish I'd had some of them. There is sadness, too, and that mystery that falling for the … Continue reading My Top 300 Movies :: 141-145
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
Good Enough (live) :: Sarah McLachlan Friday Five 5 Things this song reminds me of: 1. Once upon a time in the early 90's, I was in a crumbling, dysfunctional, emotionally abusive relationship when this song came out. At the time, I also met this extraordinary girl who became a fast friend of mine. She … Continue reading Friday Five :: I don’t have to pretend
Keep Art Alive :: "Prophecy Catastrophe" :: Art by Sarah Joncas A momentary bursts of energy sparked something rash and careless in her. Beneath the flesh, within the deep dark secret side of her longing, to be safe, under a blanket of heart-shaped promises, to stand inside something warm and soft, while losing her lackluster … Continue reading Am I already that gone? :: song of the day
Fear (live) :: Sarah McLachlan The weather is cold, colder than this part of California usually delivers, and my bones even feels the chill. Sometimes my reflective nature brings with it too much sadness, and my soul even feels the chill. This song, and this performance, is a musical and lyrical reflection of this kind … Continue reading So much to lose :: video of the day