“Every couple years, you have to go through an off-duty-ballerina-stage. Resist!”—-wise advice from my sister, that I think of every time I start window shopping for tutus and leather jackets. Think the same goes for Edie Sedgwick fashion phases. Little leotards and giant jangly earrings—-so cute, so wrong on me.
I want to go to there. (Seriously, where is this?!)
Oh my god. Can we please live here too?
gummie platter from one of my new favorite places in SF, The Sylvan Annex, a DIY venue in the Richmond. Find out more about this magical space, and last Saturday’s show, in Amy Berkowitz’s new post on Charm City Jukebox.
Do NOT drive through Boston or take the subway right now. The emergency radio is buzzing with more possible bombs. Please spread this everywhere you can to let your friends and family members know. It could save a life.
THE LADIES OF 1971 on Charm City Jukebox, featuring LABELLE, the glam-est band of the early ’70s.
Is it in complete opposition to that last post to post this? Here’s something I wrote about the second hour of Mad Men and a little bit about my childhood and bad college relationships and hats. Click the link to read it—-would love to know what everyone else thought of hour 2.
stopped looking at stats
stopped doing social media promotional nonsense
stopped waiting for comments, likes, RTs, etc.
and just wrote and posted and hoped for the best, because really, what can I control here? just what I put online, or on a page, and barely that.
“I wanna be cool, tall, vulnerable, and luscious.” -Liz Phair
— “WHO CARES ABOUT DON DRAPER?” on The Spleen
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Anonymous asked: Not to dredge up negativity, but if it's something you're comfortable with, would you mind expanding on how you got out of the self-hate rut you described before you moved to Paris? How did you move past it?
Not at all! It’s a fair question. I was in a pretty deep depression and cycle of self-hate and I know it’s something a lot of people struggle with.