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I’d thought he was Orion, the hero.

He wasn’t.

He’d probed – and he’d probed – and he’d asked questions that made me squirm. He’d discovered my secrets – then unrolled them and tacked them to the front of his house. 287 mots de plus

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – Skeleton Tree

Skeleton Tree proves to be a stylistic shift for Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds. The album is heavily influenced from the death of Cave’s 15-year-old son Arthur, who died from an accidental fall off a cliff. 290 mots de plus


Art and Social Security

At a party in the early 1980s I heard some guy answer the question “What do you do?” with “I’m on a government arts grant.” 501 mots de plus

Culture Notes

Review: Hell Or High Water

The economics of what keeps the rich rich and the poor poor often seem like a rigged game, especially in our present financial climate. It is with intense anger at this capitalist monopoly that David Mackenzie’s modern Western  906 mots de plus


Films - Blair Witch, Don't Breathe, Hell or High Water

Even though we’re a month away from Halloween, it’s definitely horror film season. 675 mots de plus


Albums I love : Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds - Skeleton Tree

I’ve never been that close to the music of Nick Cave in the past. It may partly to do with my first exposure to his music being his duet with Kylie Minogue from his ‘Murder Ballads’ album, which is perhaps not the perfect place to begin. 996 mots de plus