QUALITY. It's a word that says a lot, because it says it all. Is progress a quality of history? Change being the only constant, must things always 'progress' - in the sense of the word meaning 'improve'? Or is it all just a bunch of random shit happening and people dealing? You know, many people … Continue reading Metaphysicians And PyschoHistorians View Statistic of Vinyl Outselling CDs in 2021 for First time in 30 Years as Sign of Hope For Human Civilization In its Crisis Point
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q77-ggkzWRI&t=1s BRIGHT EYES / / / Waste of Paint So I park my car down by the cathedralWhere the floodlights point up at the steeplesPractice is filling up with peopleI hear the sound escaping as an echoSloping off the ceiling at an angleWhen the voices blend they sound like angelsI hope there's some room still … Continue reading BRIGHT EYES / / / Waste of Paint
Spare Me Not The Sounds of Your Ongoing Pain, Cruel World The Only Hope One Has For Strength Is Voicing Thy Human Frailty's Lividity Go Not Rigid, Go Mad (More Lithe, And Loose Toothed With Kiss Hungry Bleeding Gums) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hBnU8ISP_a0 First GothWhat, canst thou say all this, and never blush?AARONAy, like a black dog, as … Continue reading We Gon’ Go Round and Round – Songs From A New Years Eve Party that (Nowhere) Planned — Is Cancelled – Overheard and Bleary, from A Seat on a Porch Down the Block Where the Cars Slide By, All On Fire and Silently Disappearing
You Should Be Screaming For Help For Your Life https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=npQS9BZgySw Keep your crumbling eyes from the gray skiesIt can only make living a choreTo come so many miles on broken legsPlease don't put yourself through any moreKeep your arms by your side for now onBelieve in the powers of jet planesLeave note on the pillow … Continue reading I Said a Small Prayer for the Poor and the Naked and the Hungry (And I Prayed Real Hard For You) – Desperation is the Devil’s Work
When faced with the choice to Love or Decieve, therein lies the path to the Heroes and Thieves. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SM3fEJyPrrg From the Goddess and the Greenman: At Samhain we honour, celebrate and welcome the descent into, and return of, the dark - the beginning of the New Year, acknowledging that all beginnings emerge from darkness. At the … Continue reading “Who’s the Say… We’re Not Getting Stronger?” – A Bouquet of Pagan Hymns from the DarkLight Queen On Winter Solstice 2021 – Vanessa Carlton
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YdiD1w9CcIk forgetters - I'm Not Immune If you could seeFor once one inch beyondThe nose that cuts the airBefore your faceYou would not singMy dear with such high zestAbout the wonders of this modern worldIs there some place we could goAnd use each other for awhileI've got so much to discloseI've got five bucks wait, … Continue reading This Song.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UW4OE1egbHs Tom Hanks stars in this adaptation of one of my favorite contemporary / intelligently countercultural writers work - Dave Eggers - based on the novel of the same name 'A Hologram for the King' (which I haven't read). Hanks stars in another adaptation of Eggers' as well, 'The Circle' (2017) based on the novel … Continue reading A Hologram for the King (2016) – A Dave Eggers Novel to Film Adaptation that is Watchable but Makes One Mostly Curious About How Much Was Lost in Translation
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FHSfyypZtag Shake it out, shake it outGod, I need another and another and another and anotherI could feel it nowHow I felt the Lord in my father's house And I can see, I can seeStanding, we were seventeen, make it cleanAre you the living ghost of what I need?Are you getting the best of me?We … Continue reading I’ve Got You Under My Skin