“Things are sweeter when they’re lost. I know—because once I wanted something and got it. It was the only thing I ever wanted badly . . . and when I got it it turned to dust in my hand.”
- F. Scott Fitzgerald - The Beautiful...
The Wasteland by T.S. Eliot
I. The Burial of the Dead
“April is the cruellest month, breeding
Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing
Memory and desire, stirring
Dull roots with spring rain.
Winter kept us warm, covering
Earth in forgetful snow, feeding
A little life with dried tubers. . .”
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Everyone knows the opening of Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony. . .
This four-note motif, that leaves you gasping from the emotional impact, is probably the most well-known symphonic phrase ever composed. It probably takes less than two seconds to direct your imagination to vividly recreate...
Ooh, a storm is threat'ning
My very life today
If I don't get some shelter
Oh yeah, I'm gonna fade away
On March 23rd, there will be a Full Moon Lunar Eclipse in the sign of Libra. In astrology, eclipses are a kind of celestial hurricane that shift the...
“. . . Seasons change, mad things rearrange
But it all stays the same like the love Doctor Strange…”
- Lauryn Hill, How Many Mics
by The Fugees
This week is the last week of winter. It is still most notably characterized by the stellium of planets...