“what’s past is prologue”—Bill Shakespeare, The Tempest
/ may 2011
05.19.2011 | 9:23 AM EDT
Marshy Creatures Crawl From Dark Places … “About The Weather” | 10,000 Maniacs, In My Tribe | 1987 … iPhone 4G + CameraBag ©maunetcom Oy, it’s a three-day stretch of nothing but rain and relentless grey skies. The streets are soaked, curbsides spilling over with a dark and sludgy mix of rain water, soot, dust and pollen. Marshy creatures crawl from&...
05.17.2011 | 10:23 AM EDT
Weather Report: Call It Stormy Monday
But Tuesday’s Just As Bad … “Stormy Monday” | Them, Them, Featuring Van Morrison| 1967 … iPhone 4G+Camerabag ©maunet.com … What good is all this rain if it can’t somehow repair the severed roots of my window ivy? Yes, I’m still depressed over it and now this dismal weather comes to rub it in my face. All it does is drizzle,…...
05.14.2011 | 8:23 PM EDT
Weather Report: Died on the Vine iPhone 4G + CameraBag, © maunet.com … “Dead Flowers” | Townes Van Zandt, Roadsongs | 1993 … For seven years, ivy has grown slowly and steadily across my living room windows. Sparse at first, its delicate leaves dotted the screen with splashes of brilliant green, like parsley placed just so atop some fancy dinner dish. G...
05.12.2011 | 10:23 AM EDT
Weather Report: Mr. Blue Sky iPhone 4G + CameraBag © maunet.com … “Mr. Blue Sky” | E.L.O, Out of the Blue | 1977 … Safe to say that spring is here to stay, evidenced by this most glorious Brooklyn morning. 9AM, 62 degrees and climbing, brilliant sunshine, sky clear and blue as your childhood swimming pool. Can’t help but have…
05.02.2011 | 3:23 PM EDT
Light/Dark … “Ballad of Distances, Part 1″ | Stars of the Lid, The Tired Sounds of… | 2001 … in a windowless room i lie beside you, stretched out long and lithe, your thigh draped over mine. i am breathless as you lie breathing in this lightless pitch. I cannot help but watch your unlit face beaming…