a friend from jackson [and then missoula] visited our new home. we expect her to make the move to bozeman soon. it's just so comfortable having her around. so familiar. and then we listened to a new ratatat song and I missed the KHOL days desperately. oh, the morning scramble. I miss it. how awesome is… Continue reading just like it.
top eleven of twenty11.
[happy new year's eve, y'all.] Oh, 2011... What a crazy year you've been. In looking for the music I listened to most this year, I perused the whole last year of this here blahg and at one point had to say aloud to myself, "It was a damn good year!" And with the newness and… Continue reading top eleven of twenty11.
they’re supposedly very intelligent.
How do I explain this feeling? Starting over, but differently. I am not running away... I am running towards. But I envisioned running towards, getting there, crossing some "you've done it!" finish line and a celebratory toast with new loves. Nope. Still running. Looking around like, "this is a great and beautiful run, but where… Continue reading they’re supposedly very intelligent.
where you going?
- You haven't updated "wull hay" in a while. - Yeah, I know. I just don't know what I would say. - That's understandable. - Just so much going on in my head right now. What would I tell you? How I made a checklist for my last weeks in Jackson and fulfilled it 75%...… Continue reading where you going?
act your age or care.
[wull hallo.] I hope you're doing well. I'm doing pretty awesome. "Oh, why?" you ask... from across the room... wondering why I'm dancing like that. [the happy burst that comes from deep within... spurred by the simplest thing.] "Because I got a plant in the mail today... A plant that lives in a dinosaur." HUGE… Continue reading act your age or care.
help tide you.
i will find joy.
I take a lot of pictures of myself. This is no surprise to anyone who has been to this here blahg before. I've considered changing this sites url to http://www.picturesitakeofmyself.com... yeah, yeah, yeah. And I get made fun of by my friends tons and even find myself feeling so, so silly pushing the button to… Continue reading i will find joy.
if love is love.
I'm playing around with a poster idea for my scrambles... Take a listen. Oh, I hope you like... I accidentally played a Flaming Lips song I'm so far over... but you might like, might forgive me. I also played four FOUR songs from this album... SO GOOD. My review: "Thao & Mirah - Kill Rock… Continue reading if love is love.
a few reviews.
The reviews I submitted to the Music Directors at KHOL today: Panda Bear - Tomboy Psych Folk, Dream Indie-Pop, Noise Rock RIYL: Animal Collective, Grizzly Bear, Beach House, Experimental Noah Lennox was mostly an unknown member of Animal Collective until he wow-ed us all with his break-out musical experiment that is Panda Bear, with the… Continue reading a few reviews.
tunes, shoes and previews.
During the Second World War, Winston Churchill’s finance minister said Britain should cut arts funding to support the war effort. Churchill’s response: “Then what are we fighting for?” I've been thinking a lot about that lately. What I'm doing. What we're all doing. What's worth fighting for. What fighting looks like. What government looks like. … Continue reading worth saving.
family matters. [not that urkel show.]
Been thinking about my family lots and lots lately. Missing them. But I received my favorite photo in the whole world the other day and it helped... This is a photo of my Momma and my brother, Ryland, when he was just a tot. I love this photo so much and have wanted a print… Continue reading family matters. [not that urkel show.]
The morning shows on KHOL are just so indie-tastic. So pleasant. Good tunes, good people. It's just such a great way to start your morning. I remember before I helped at the station, I worked with adults with disabilities and one Monday and Tuesday mornings I would drive one of our clients around and we'd… Continue reading those simple.
ah-mazing/slightly depressing things.
Well, as the title promises, I must show you these ah-mazing/slightly depressing [with a sprankle of morbidity] things. The first is something I found on my incredible friend, Lisa's Facebook. I don't know how I missed this before now. It was posted in 2007 and it's in an album called, "How I Will Die." Ummmmmm.......… Continue reading ah-mazing/slightly depressing things.
my word was: i.
My number one ladycrush is Miranda July. I've already talked to you about how much I love her book. It is one of my favorite favorites. [p.s. you can find how much i'm obsessed with miss july by using the "stalker" feature on this here blahg, located on the left upper portion of the page.]… Continue reading my word was: i.
- Wull hay! Have you met my friend, Rachel Stevens? She's the best blogger in Jackson! - Hi, yeah, no, I'm sorry… really nice to meet you. That's a lot how the night went. I had an amazing ladydate with my friend Colleen [who, p.s., introduces me to almost all the new awesome music i… Continue reading cyber-bungee.
I forgot to show you this... Isn't this project just the raddest? [being someone new: being yourself: always yourself: someone new] It's brought to you by this amazing woman: Irina Werning [go check out the rest of the shots from the project!... they are ah-mazing.] The "back to the future", "where you've been" project. I… Continue reading reenact.
the remnants of the good of the darkness.
The last two nights, I've had vivid dreams about moving back to Australia. My friend, Andrew, says... - Dreams are like pictures: If I'm not in them and no one's naked, I don't care. Well, some of my good friends were in the dreams, as well as the family I used to work for: The… Continue reading the remnants of the good of the darkness.
she was your age.
A little Friday refresher of some finds I think you'll enjoy... This website: http://picturesofmymother.com It's so wonderful! Your mother... where you came from... when she was your age... the same. Such a beautiful thing. Gosh, I love it. And this movie: It's delightful. Raw. Different. Indie [get ready... if you like "indie", you'll love... if… Continue reading she was your age.