All the truths I tried to tell you
were as distant to you as the moon
Born 200 years too late
and 200 years too soon
I’ll always be a slobbering idiot for people I love: The Grifters, Patti Smith, the new Ginsberg boxed set, MC5 totally pulled out that one. I listen to Sun Ra. I listen to Kiss, anything. Led Zeppelin, Bad Brains, Shudder to Think, Tom Waits, Lou Reed, De Niro.
Juice Magazine February 1996
Jeff Buckley impersonating Tom Waits, live at Arlene’s Grocery, NYC, February 2, 1997.
”Parking at the bottom of the street, and the theater has ju-ju-beans all over the floor. And the credits are rollin’, and the song’s Michael Bolton. And something loverboy, and devil may care Singing.”
The Dancing White Lady is a great, big spider from the Namib Desert in southern Africa.
They spend their days hidden in underground burrows and emerge at night to hunt for insects and lizards which they find by detecting the vibrations of footsteps.
These hunting expeditions occur within a short range of the burrow entrance, but males can travel over 100 metres in search of a mate.
He communicates with the female via the timeless medium of dance. Tapping the ground outside her burrow sends down vibrations that ask her to come out, but not eat him. She doesn’t always oblige…
…Images: James Anderson
ERNEST HEMINGWAY HOME & MUSEUM
-KEY WEST, FLORIDA
This ornate, Spanish-style house is filled with Hemingway memorabilia from the more than 20 years in which he occupied the house. Hemingway’s typewriter is still there, as are numerous mounted heads and skins from his famed hunting trips in Africa.
In honor of the Nobel Prize-winning American writer’s birthday; we present his home and the present home to many six-toed cats
The best people possess a feeling for beauty, the courage to take risks, the discipline to tell the truth, the capacity for sacrifice. Ironically, their virtues make them vulnerable; they are often wounded, sometimes destroyed.
DIY Beeswax Sushi Candle Tutorial from Smori at Instructables. I have used beeswax sheets many times with kids. They are extremely easy to handle and roll up with the wick in the middle. This would be such a good gift with chopsticks and maybe takeout boxes (you can find these at the Dollar Store in giftwrap and bridal).