Monthly Archives: November 2010

Extraordinary Machine

It’s a Fiona Apple kind of day. “I went crazy again today, looking for a strand to climb. looking for a little hope.” Could anything serve as a better cure for a bummer day than Fiona PLUS Zach Galifianakis?! “I’ll … Continue reading

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Nostalgia: Melancholy and the Infinite Sadness

I was thirteen the first time I heard The Smashing Pumpkins. I used to lay on the floor or my bedroom, headphones on, listening to the radio, and hit “record” any time a good song would come on. It was … Continue reading

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The Duchess

Listening: Auburn and Ivory, by Beach House For the most part, this month’s Vogue is completely boring, but the Dior add is beautiful! The velvet, the lace, the deep purple, the hair. It is so very Duchess of Devonshire. And, … Continue reading

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Read Poetry

“Read poetry every day of your life. Poetry is good because it flexes muscles you don’t use often enough. Poetry expands the senses and keeps them in prime condition.” ~Ray Bradbury~ woman on the street her shoes themselves would light … Continue reading

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Wonders

Currently Reading: Jitterbug Perfume, by Tom Robbins “When we accept small wonders, we qualify ourselves to imagine great wonders.” I am learning to accept the small wonders around me. There is so much beauty. Our possibilities are vast. What can … Continue reading

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Dance

“Dance, even if you have nowhere to do it but your living room.” ~Kurt Vonnegut~ Yesterday I went to the ocean, I found a seat on the end of the pier, and I sat to watch the water. The sea … Continue reading

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Florence + The Machine

I am obsessed. I’ve liked her for a while. But after seeing her live show last weekend, I love her. She is very fearless and graceful, and is actively pursuing the materialization of her vision. I felt exhilarated after seeing … Continue reading

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