awesome mix vol. 1

What amuses me in particularly about the prompt (“name three songs you’d put on a road tape mix”) is that it’s incredibly obsolete now – the prompt was posted in 2009, but now in 2016, who uses mixtapes?  Even CDs are a rarity.  I’m no music aficionado, and even I have 12,000+ songs on my […]

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oh, music

I am not inherently a music person.  I am not musically talented, and up until recently, I was the kind of girl who’d actually turn off music in the car.  As I’ve gotten older, music has grown to have more resonance with me, but it appears I’ve missed the era where you run off to a […]

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carry on

Music waxes and wanes over time and so favorites come and go.  The amount certain songs pop up on the radio changes, and so their popularity changes, too.  Sometimes, song reemerge with gusto, other times they fade off into oblivion.  My personal music library currently consists of over 12,000 songs (many thanks to my Apple […]

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the worth of a life

There has been a lot of speculation in philosophy, music, writings, and film about the value of a life.  How much is your life worth?  What makes it valuable?  We see people that tally themselves up by the amount of money they have – others, by the amount of money they give away.  Some by […]

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