My list: Classic rock instrumentals over on Spotify. Please send suggestions — it’s too small now.
Billie Holiday, in — karaoke? Please tell me this is a bad choice. No, there’s not a link in this screen grab. I don’t think I want you to have it…
Marina Warner spent years unable to set foot in a Catholic church. “I went to a convent school,” she explains, “but renounced it as a young woman. For a long time it remained too painful. I felt flattened if I tried to go inside a church, sinful, excluded and so wretched, but now all that turmoil has passed. And,” she adds almost conspiratorially, “I find myself quite liking the serenity of it again.” via Marina […]
So, everybody needs coffee, right? Lookout Joe Cincinnati, OH, Mount Lookout Coffee Roasters.
I love literatur just as much as the next guy but we must face it 100 years or so ago American literature was reall weak and lagging from the rest of the world, perhaps now they’re starting to catch up with writers like Ann Rice and them. via Selections from One-Star Amazon Reviews of Melville’s Moby-Dick | biblioklept.
Being a woman is of special interest only to aspiring male transsexuals. To actual women, it is simply a good excuse not to play football. — Fran Lebowitz
An evening with a (to me, very) old rerun of Peter Gunn, a show more from my husband’s youth than mine. Not only did the detective wear a suit the whole time, but so did the crooks: suits, ties, and hats. One of the villains even wore a hat with a feather detail in it. The conflicts between good and bad guys were not convincing, nor were the punches that Peter Gunn had aimed at […]