1. with Kate Bush.
Everytime I close my eyes, I see your face, your --- yaaaaaaaah! WTF?!
actually matagal na 'to. Listening to "The Sensual World" non-stop for days roused my slumbering poet hehe
2. The New Yorker. Eto ang bago. Just discovered this brilliant magazine at the foreign serials section of UP Main Lib. Got interested because of a Philippine Daily Inquirer article on alcoholism which cited an article from The New Yorker.
Two Bottles. One Girl.
Malcolm Gladwell on the sociology of drinking from The New Yorker website.
Reads like Reader's Digest with high IQ -- minus the fixation on health articles and debt reduction; and emotionally draining short stories about stray cats and puppies [sniff, sniff].
Stop Looking at me like that!
Browsed through their previous issues and the first thing I found was an article on Tori Amos and Bjork! The title of the article "Army of Two" is a reference to one of Bjork's songs. Wow! Holy Shit! I think I'm in love [again?]...
Where else can you find articles on two of the greatest contemporary female musical artists of my generation? or a piece on Greek archaeology discussing the Antikythera Mechanism? or an essay on Historiography and epistemology?
3. The library/archive/books
Hello there, I missed you so much. We'll have lots of fun together from now on...