Careless people by Sarah Churchwell What can I say about this book… I did enjoy it.  It’s interesting like a good documentary is interesting… I wouldn’t say it’s edge of your seat gripping but it does keep your attention.  It’s a slow read though. Sarah Churchwell attempts to tell the story behind ‘The Great Gatsby” …

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Migraine Poem (by alexandre arnau) a torn bit of light beating ceaseless hidden codes behind my frail bleeding eyes tugging on wires of thin grey fire i raise my hands to shield my mind there is no refuge in my hands the drone and clang and shriek of reality unleash white furies from barren temples …

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Mindful (by Mary Oliver) Everyday I see or hear something that more or less kills me with delight, that leaves me like a needle in the haystack of light. It was what I was born for — to look, to listen, to lose myself inside this soft world — to instruct myself over and over …

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Found this song by chance… but it’s so beautiful… ” MILCK’s second original single, “Quiet”, is a response to the pressures society places on women, and a call for them to be their true selves. During the Women’s March on Washington on January 21, 2017, there were several flashmobs of women singing this song together. They …

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My love of macrame doesn’t seem to fade… as a matter of fact it’s possibly getting deeper… There are already four wallhangings of various sizes and colours hidden around the house and before things get out of hands on this front I thought better than starting another one. Bring on the ‘lampshade’.  We’ve had to re-do …

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