We’re all looking at a different picture :: SOTD

“Give me a reason to love you.
Give me a reason to be,
a woman.”

SOTD :: Glory Box :: Portishead

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You found all the words you need :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: Art by Stella Im Hultberg “Am I frozen? But it’s summer. Is that rain or is that me?” The images of a city, gone but not forgotten, sting my eyes and heavy my chest. I reach for it, that spot where we imagine our heart-shaped box to be, and I try…

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But you left me far behind :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: Art by Stella Im Hultberg “And that cold day when you lost control, shame you left my life so soon, you should have told me, but you left me far behind.” Growing up, we are taught about death and grieving in regards to acceptable and expected death and grieving. A pet…

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But now that I’m older :: songs and poetry

Keep Art Alive :: “Wednesday” :: Art by Stella Im Hultberg When Hell Freezes Over (by me) I am here again, waking up with my eyes closed, back between the blue walls, canopy bed, three books stuffed under my pillow, a flashlight, my giant Holly Hobby blanket. I feel so cold. Colder than that night…

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You ain’t ever seen the way to find your dreams :: songs and poetry

Keep Art Alive :: Art by Stella Im Hultberg Ode to a Dream Thief (by me) Sleepless numbers click forth and back, as my eyes sting to focus, far too blurry to close again; counting seconds instead, wait for them to turn nights into days. Breath’s gone honey thick, sticking at the turn of my…

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While I’m still please don’t wake me

“Waiting” keep art alive; art by Stella Im Hultberg “See the shore light up night sky, See the beach swing summers high. August shower after heat, smell of rain on dry concrete. Feel the air turn cold around, See leaves fall blur the ground. Wet road slide slither by, catch reflections petrol sky. Will you…

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But she made her bed

keep art alive; art by Stella im Hultberg Cover songs done well and songs that tell a story are big music loves of mine. Placebo’s take on Robert Palmer’s Johnny and Mary is a newly found favorite of mine; a cover that I prefer to the original, actually. Mary reminds me of a character I…

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