archive of posts from February, 2007

In Shock, So More Incoherent Rambling

Sorry, I’ve been in hospital again. Hospitals either leave me waiting around so much I have time to clarify my every last thought, or they leave me floundering and confused and not sure where solid ground is.

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For Whom The Bell Tolls (Or Not)

This is going to be a rambling incoherent string of nonsense, mainly because I’m absolutely shattered and haven’t slept all week. But I bought me a copy of Sylia Plath’s The Bell Jar, mainly as a delayed reaction to that Ryan Adams’ song…

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Well, If That’s The Reaction…

Well given the reaction to the last post, this link might be appropriate: Music as torture / Music as weapon by Suzanne G. Cusick.

Bloggers who accept the premise that music could be torture participate eagerly–indeed, almost gleefully–in virtual conversations aimed at producing the ideal playlist for either battlefield or interrogation-room use… Suggestions… included… “anything by Yoko Ono”.
 
No dude… we gotta have some limits… I mean… just damn. I mean… pork fat, shredded Koran, menstrual fluids… I see the usefulness there. But I gotta draw the line at Yoko. I mean, we’re not barbarians.

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Ooh! Has It Been That Long Already…

Hmmm, having left it this long I guess I’ve lost all my readers, so I better return bearing gifts:
 

 

CD Cover [front]: Psyched+Spaced
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