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Dancing Ghosts

A border town jazz band playing old favourites for lovers dancing with the ghosts of their dead spouses. A slow lament for slow moving feet and outside someone tosses a ripped up photograph into the dirt because he caught his … Continue reading

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Relationships

Me and you, me and her, me and this typewriter, me and my bed, me and Axl Rose, me and my record collection, me and that girl I walked past on Mears street, me and coffee, me and this box … Continue reading

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A Silent Way

I am walking down an endless hallway from behind closed doors I hear cellos TV commercials the game snoring and voices gripped with a hushed danger. There is a song in my head A Silent Way by Miles Davis I … Continue reading

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Kind of Blue

She played me nine bars of Miles Davis’ “So What” over the phone. My whole body froze up as the switches for my blood flow were snapped to the off position. It was a sound from beyond, my old self … Continue reading

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Dismantling and Rebuilding the Rolling Stone Magazine 50 Best Albums of 2014 (Part 6 and Revised List)

As I mentioned before, I am dismantling, rebuilding, and reviewing all of the albums on the Rolling Stone Magazine Top 50 of 2014 list. The introduction to this process is here, and you should read it so that you can … Continue reading

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Dismantling and Rebuilding the Rolling Stone Magazine 50 Best Albums of 2014 (Part 5)

As I mentioned before, I am dismantling, rebuilding, and reviewing all of the albums on the Rolling Stone Magazine Top 50 of 2014 list. The introduction to this process is here, and you should read it so that you can … Continue reading

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Dismantling and Rebuilding the Rolling Stone Magazine 50 Best Albums of 2014 (Part 1)

INTRODUCTION Rolling Stone released their 50 Best Albums of the Year list today, and I couldn’t be happier to see that disgraced dinosaur of a publication drag its hypocrisy riddled corpse into the light to attempt to convince people that … Continue reading

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