Oh, the brevity of it all Once lyrics danced ’round my life Accoutrements, they were Now sound bytes Status – all symbolic (It was all getting a bit real) Words were stacking up, up, UP! The InterWeb with her unlimited GigaReams Began to gallop and buck Beneath the weight As Gertie before her Them heavy […]
Older Bits & Pieces
(and I kept them…) It’s your birthday for another twelve minutes. I’ve been babbling to you all day, reading your words, my words, missing you terribly, missing you in such a surreal way… **************************** Thursday, April 10, 2008 Hell Bent on Taco Bell Grande Today. One of those days. Which is really becoming a fucking […]
I’m starting to realize that so much of my writing was for Derek. Everyone needs an audience, real or perceived – and I use “audience” loosely – think of that tree falling in the forest… Derek & I, we were all about audience…. When Derek died, I had so much to say. So angry with […]
Modern English – I Melt With You perhaps the most released, re-released, regurgitated single of the 80’s…. That said, I remember the first time I heard “I Melt With You”, Modern English’s magnum opus. Benny Jimmerson (real names changed to protect those who are no longer 18 and Fluevog obsessed…) left his record collection at […]
Fast Car – Tracy Chapman. I had a lot to say but now that I’ve logged in, well, all those words ran away. So that’s it, I guess.
or, the worse pick-up line ever…. I’ve been thinking about writing a lot lately. Thinking about writing is not really writing – it is just thinking. And thoughts…well, they are wiggly things. That said, it should not surprise anyone that “lately” translates to oh, the last year…eighteen months, maybe? Sigh. The best laid plans… Chad […]
The weekend flew back with typical weekend speed. The weather is gorgeous – bright, sunny, warm on my skin – it feels like summer. I don’t remember last summer. Derek passed away March 1 and I don’t think I began feeling much else until the end of the summer…thus, I missed that warm skin feeling. […]