My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-8-29) →
Arcade Fire (16) She & Him (13) Them Crooked Vultures (13) The New Pornographers (12) xx (11) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
They heard me singing and they told me to stop, Quit these pretentious things...– Arcade Fire — Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains) from The Suburbs.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-8-22) →
Arcade Fire (23) Caedmon’s Call (20) Switchfoot (18) Jimmy Eat World (12) Manchester Orchestra (11) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
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My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-8-15) →
The Avett Brothers (31) Arcade Fire (30) Band of Horses (19) Monsters of Folk (15) William Fitzsimmons (14) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
I apparently go through phases of writing and not writing. I am in a writing phase now it seems. Perhaps I should force myself to write even when I’m not in that phase, because it really is something I love to do. Anyway, here’s a quick poem—only 8 lines, but I hope it resonates with you. _____________________________________ Vain Beauty became vanity And vanity became...
Today, a woman made a move from an earthly realm to a heavenly one. This woman did not make headlines in the New York Times and was never a feature of People magazine, but she changed lives. She inspired people. She inspired people to inspire still more people. This woman was my grandmother, and she was the embodiment of love. My Grandma could have complained if she wanted, but she didn’t....
Red hair, greenish eyes Lighting up like fireflies Together watch as daylight dies And I go against what I’d advise A kiss to baptize the fiery skies A kiss which now ties two lives Was it unwise, that night’s surprise? No, for the memory is a prize And given the chance, I’d likely reprise Another taste of late July