Archive for April, 2008

30
Apr 2008

Musical Quote of the Day

Am I headed for the same brick wall? Is there anything I can do about anything at all? Ani DiFranco – Fuel (Well, it’s not my fault that song is so damn quoteworthy.)

30
Apr 2008

Work Wisdom

‘This is going to be interesting’ is rarely followed by something good. Adventurous, maybe. Time-consuming, almost definitely. Mind-boggling, certainly. Nice and easy, never.

29
Apr 2008

Poetry Quote of the Day

This is the way the world ends This is the way the world ends This is the way the world ends Not with a bang but a whimper. T.S. Eliot – The Hollow Men

28
Apr 2008

Musical Quote of the Day

The distance is quite simply much too far for me to row It seems farther than ever before Death Cab for Cutie – Transatlanticism

28
Apr 2008

I mean, seriously, Universe: What the hell?

27
Apr 2008

Musical Quote of the Day

Well I know you wish you were strong, You wish you were never wrong, Well I got some wishes of my own. Sheryl Crow – Anything But Down

26
Apr 2008

Literary Quote of the Day

Everyone laughed, but in her heart was a little bird flutter of dread. Michael Chabon – The Yiddish Policemen’s Union

25
Apr 2008

Because I Can Is A Reason, Too.

A typical conversation likely to happen on any given day in any given Starbuck’s: Me: I’ll have a tall Caramel Machiatto, please. Barista1: Okay… Me: What do you want? Andreas rambles on for about five minutes and all I can remember when he’s done is that he said fat-free at some point. Me: Yeah. You’ll […]

25
Apr 2008

Cryptic? Me?

I realized that sometimes not doing something can be just as hard as doing something. I mean, not doing something requires exactly what it says: freaking not do it. Don’t get up. Don’t sit down. Don’t go. Don’t cry. Don’t look. Don’t write. Don’t say it, don’t fucking say it. Yet, it’s amazingly hard. But […]

25
Apr 2008

Musical Quote of the Day

And don’t ever mention the stains that you left on my track How from a beautiful girl I became someone ruined and wrecked Keren Ann – In Your Back