Music Monday | Outside the Lines – Birdtalker

After running a Spotify account for about two years, I'm finally starting to use it in a way that doesn't involve just searching for my favourite songs and listening to them. Lately, I've been paying attention to the recommendations and last week stumbled onto this gem. Birdtalker's debut album One was released last year after … Continue reading Music Monday | Outside the Lines – Birdtalker

Nostalgia

And in the distance As barren hills are touched by black-tipped fingers The fading light reminisces about the days it lingered Over pots of tea with toast Whispering sweet nothings to its only ghost. Then the moon rolls across the inky sky With a gut full of ache and his upside down smile And he … Continue reading Nostalgia

Music Monday | hope is a dangerous thing for a woman like me to have – but I have it – Lana Del Rey (Aaron Darc Remix)

Six days ago, Lana Del Rey released her newest song. I've been tearing around in my fucking night gown 2/47 Sylvia Plath It's a sheer, luminous ballad with her perfect voice echoing in a wash over barely-there piano chords. Writing in blood on the walls 'cause the ink in my pen don't work in my … Continue reading Music Monday | hope is a dangerous thing for a woman like me to have – but I have it – Lana Del Rey (Aaron Darc Remix)

Music Monday | Nothing Breaks Like A Heart – Mark Ronson ft. Miley Cyrus

This world can hurt you It cuts you deep and leaves a scar Things fall apart, but nothing breaks like a heart Songwriters: Clement Picard / Conor Syzmanski / Ilsey Juber / Mark Ronson / Maxime Picard / Miley Cyrus / Thomas Brenneck Nothing Breaks Like a Heart lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, BMG … Continue reading Music Monday | Nothing Breaks Like A Heart – Mark Ronson ft. Miley Cyrus

Musicless

Many Mondays have passed without music. As have all the Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. There is little solace and much grief. I'm trapped inside a free-falling elevator plummeting to the bottom of the shaft and I don't know when it is going to stop. The heat of the day has been swept … Continue reading Musicless