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Stars on Formentera

Did Bob Dylan found this remote Windmill in La Mola Formentera and made it his home in the sixties? Some say it’s a myth. It is said that he found inspiration and peace in this spiritual retreat after his motorcycle accident that influenced his song writing. 75 more words

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Mellow Mushroom
9238 Floer Dr.
West Chester Township, OH 45069

I love this place.

I try to visit every time I’m in town. From the moment you walk through the door until you leave, the 60’s and 70’s come to life within the four walls of Mellow Mushroom. 320 more words

Danielle Coots

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of The Summer of Love at These Events

The Summer of 1967 was a special time in San Francisco. Already a haven for weirdos of all stripes, that summer the Haight-Ashbury district became the gathering place for hippies, beatniks, and everyone else disillusioned with mainstream society. 75 more words

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Formentera Lady

King Crimson “Formentera Lady”

Houses iced in whitewash guard a pale shore-line

Cornered by the cactus and the pine.

Here I wander where sweet sage and strange herbs grow… 135 more words

Old Days

Silent Running (1972)

The 1972 Bruce Dern sci-fi epic Silent Running offers an interesting moral litmus test for its viewers. Depending on how you see the film it can either play like an environmentalist screed against the evils of modern Capitalism (think Ferngully set in space) or a chilling tale of crazy-eyed hippie who gets so entrenched in his ideology that he’ll murder any humans necessary to save a few trees. 745 more words

Brandon Ledet

I CRY AT NIGHT 

I cry at night. I cry during daylight hours, also.

But my daylight tears are dry and concealed by fake smiles and forced humour.

My nighttime tears are lonely for they escape while no other person is near. 993 more words

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