Tag Archive: Sufjan Stevens

Sunday Soul. Both kinds.

It’s a beautiful day outside, which is most welcomed after the torrential tornado-spawning thunderstorms that blew through here last night.  Sunshine and a crystal blue sky with nary a cloud in sight. Perfect day for opening the windows and sweeping out cobwebs, dust…and the cloud of “dull” that has hovered over me the past few…

Fiver Answers – They’re Back, Too!

So, for those of you who aren’t familiar with The Fivers, lemme ‘splain. No, there is too much. Let me sum up. Go here. Then come back…because the answers are below: ——————————– Track 1:  “Sail” – AWOLNation [Audio clip: view full post to listen] This dude is nuts.  Seriously.  Go check out his site.  But,…

The Sunday Scoop. Perhaps on Monday. Depends how fast I type.

Okay, okay – I know I totally dropped the ball this weekend. But, srsly – Liam had soccer, Ash was in town and we did lunch (Saturday and Sunday), there was USA – England World Cup to watch, a family Super Soaker war to win (and oh, yes, I won – regardless of what my…

Love: Ain’t it a wonderful, terrible, crazy old bitch?

Okay, so it’s Valentine’s Day…the day that we are to celebrate in all ways possible the “Great L’Amour”. The day on which chocolates have no calories, millions of flowers give their lives for our pleasure and Hallmark execs make room in their vaults for more bags of gold.  People lose all good sense and Cupid…

Why am I not Icelandic?

Seriously.  While I’m very proud to be Italian and French Canadian (as far as I know), I now feel a bit gypped that I don’t appear to have ANY Icelandic blood. I mean – not ONLY are most of these people GORGEOUS: but I’ve just learned that genetically they are NOT pre-disposed to SAD –…