Category Archives: Emerald City

Somewhere Over The Rainbow

I often joke (am sort of serious) that I am a good witch.  There have been many instances where I’ve wished for things to happen and then they happen just as I had hoped, or even better than I could … Continue reading

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The Hip Hop Cucumber

This past Saturday night, a few friends and I attended the Scissor Sisters concert at The Hollywood Palladium.  We met at The Well, this really great, dark, loungy bar in the building across the street from the concert venue.  I … Continue reading

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Storming The Castle

Magnetic zaps into each other like fatal car wrecks.  Swirling peaking torches of flickering electricity.  Climbing limbs upon inspired flesh.  Biting and scratching and ceremoniously swapping intentionally drawn blood.  Manifestations of wonders previously laughable.  Chiseling at each other’s brains with non-sterile ice picks.  It … Continue reading

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Groping the Grohl

THE FOO FIGHTERS, THE FORUM, LOS ANGELES, 10/13/2011 Nine years ago, I was obsessed with the Foo Fighters’ video for All My Life.  I was living in Ohio in a nothing special apartment, working at an everyday car dealership, and … Continue reading

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Reality TV Makes Me Sad

There is something so cathartic about taking a bunch of unrelated images and arranging them in a way that makes sense.  It gives me the feeling that I can make sense of anything, even of my own chaotic life.  It can … Continue reading

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Things On Your Chest You Need To Confess

True Blood is raw and sexy and dark and beyond twisted, and Depeche Mode has been paving that poorly lit dirt road to sin since the early 80s.  So when True Blood licensed Depeche Mode’s Corrupt for one of their promos a few … Continue reading

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Fraggle Rockstars

I’ve made it no secret how much I love Jim Henson’s floppy felt friends.  Nor do I hide my undying admiration for the Scissor Sisters.  I just read that the Scissor Sisters may be scoring the upcoming Fraggle Rock movie.  Imagine how big … Continue reading

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