Monthly Archives: June 2020

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Originally posted on elleguyence:
I think of how freedom tastes like a crisp sparkling soda where the sun meets sand head meets heart these are the places I always go when the light shines on the back of my hands…

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Originally posted on elleguyence:
the sea, its tides I’ve embraced the waves because by nearly drowning I’ve learned how to swim

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143

Originally posted on elleguyence:
Plucking fruit from the tree tip toe, out of reach dancing on our feet nectar on your lip I was once told that peeling an orange in one fell swoop was somehow a marker of good…

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144 — elleguyence

windowsill, lined in herbs, vivid still, I can smell the way freshly cut grass danced in the breeze we’d run through it like confetti via 144 — elleguyence

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air fresheners

Originally posted on Annette Rochelle Aben:
Watching the lilacs Blooming just outside the door Charming their fragrance So beautiful their colors They’ll return year after year ©2020 Annette Rochelle Aben

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David Bruce: The Funniest People in Music, Volume 3 — Money

Money • Memphis garage-punk musician Jay Reatard, née Jay Lindsey, once made a single with another musician in Austria. The agreement was that together they would issue the single for a European tour, and that later Mr. Lindsey would be able … Continue reading

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Music Recommendation: Los Venturas — “Beach Bunny”

BRUCE’S RECOMMENDATION OF BANDCAMP MUSIC Music: “Beach Bunny” from the album PAISLEY BEACH Artist: Los Venturas Artist Location: The record company is Green Cookie Records, located in Thessaloniki, Greece. Info: “Los Venturas have to offer a warm, varied, powerful and … Continue reading

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David Bruce: The Funniest People in Music, Volume 3 — Mishaps, Money

Mishaps • Jazz musician Dizzy Gillespie played a trumpet with the bell pointed upward. The story is that someone once accidentally sat on his horn, bending its bell. At first, Mr. Gillespie was angry, but then he discovered that he preferred … Continue reading

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Music Recommendation: John Prine — “I Remember Everything”

BRUCE’S RECOMMENDATION OF BANDCAMP MUSIC Music: “I Remember Everything” Artist: John Prine Artist Location: Nashville, Tennessee Info: “A two-time Grammy-winner, John Prine is among the English language’s premier phrase-turners. … a remarkable career that has drawn praise from Bob Dylan, … Continue reading

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David Bruce: The Funniest People in Music, Volume 3 — Mishaps

Mishaps • In opera, singers must be heard in the back rows of the opera house. Occasionally, this striving after volume results in a spray of saliva that can drench an innocent co-star. The tenor Pasquale Brignoli was known for his … Continue reading

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