There is still good in the world. There is still beauty. TS
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ABSXJiYQFuI I'm hoping to get to writing a post in the next couple of days. For now, here's one of my favorite Elton John songs. TS
I loved this memoir from Patti Smith of her early years in New York with Robert Mapplethorpe. Some of the subject matter won't be everyone's cup of tea, the title doesn't reveal that this is a book for adults, and it is very gritty in places. If you are unfamiliar with who Robert Mapplethorpe was… Continue reading Just Kids, Patti Smith
Red Line Wine, Selected poetry and prose, 1977-1996. This is the lightning in a bottle of my youth. I hope that you enjoy these poems and pieces of prose. You may read a few of them here, listed below. ~ Thank you for reading! ~ T.S. Endings Black Boots Believe A Tangent to Hamlet Human… Continue reading Red Line Wine, Available Now!
Nineteen Stories 1. DRIVE ~ Trying to get home 2. The Fine Art of Being Human ~ infidelity, the delicate workings of forgiveness 3. HUSH ~ a robbery gone wrong and a doctor trying to quit 4. THE NEED ~ a desperate love 5. Antares Lariat ~ lassoing stars to try to pay the bills… Continue reading Grain, Available Now!
I watched a documentary last night about Nina Simone, "What Happened, Miss Simone?" I had watched part of this one before and became distracted. "Feeling Good" was the first Nina Simone song that I ever heard and I loved it. I'd been a Billie Holiday fan for years and I thought, how is it that… Continue reading Feeling Good, Miss Nina Simone.
Letting go is an art, and a grace, something not so much to be learned as practiced.I think to myself...If that was meant to be mine, then it would have been.If it is meant to be mine, then it will be.It makes it easy to say, "Good for them." and mean it.When we let go,… Continue reading Letting Go is a Grace…