Monthly Archives: October 2012

Au Revoir to Many Things: Relinquishing Continues

A part of me is glad, another part afraid, as I watch my stuff march its way out my door. Good-bye to dishes and pictures framed. Good-bye to bed side tables and blankets and books. It is a peculiar feeling, … Continue reading

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Writers Conferencing Together

I was privileged enough to romp with some grand and gifted scribes this weekend. Through the phlegm and nausea of my influenza, I managed to not only mentally frolic through the fields of knowledge and entertainment, but also had a … Continue reading

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A Last Good-bye to Lilac Wine

Another voice traveling the world round without the physical being it once inhabited; the incomparable Jeff Buckley. He is best known for his rendition of Leonard Cohen’s Hallelujah. With all due respect to the brilliance that is Mr. Cohen, Jeff’s … Continue reading

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Musical Memoriam:The Lovely Lhasa de Sela

On the bus, watched rain pour down the windows. Listened to the song De Cara a la Pared and thought of the beautiful artist Lhasa de Sela who wrote and performed every sultry note; her body is gone but she … Continue reading

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Massive Attack of Soothers

…it’s another trip hop tumble down a relaxing memory lane. This time we’re traveling with Massive Attack featuring another one of my favourite golden voices, Tracy Thorn of Everything But the Girl fame. Kick up those flippers and wrap yourself … Continue reading

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The Big Calm: Morcheeba and the Sea

Welcome to my trip hop meditation. I haven’t met this trance-in-song for quite some time. Haven’t listened to it often because it reminded me too much of a time, a place, and a fool. Music reclamation is a beautiful thing. … Continue reading

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Hypno THE RAP Y

Did my first session this morning. An experimental gift given to me by the Vancouver Hypnotherapy Clinic via my doctor. T’was an intriguing experience. It was relaxing and challenging, because it is challenging for me to relax. I am almost … Continue reading

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