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Ugly traits in men

I see no uglier traits in a man than three things. The first of them being cowardice. The second,  lack of truthfulness and the third being a lack of physicality. 492 more words

Life

The Iron by Henry Rollins

Jay Mohr and Pete Holmes both recently hosted Henry Rollins on their podcasts. As a result, I have gone down Rollins Road and have listened to a ton of Black Flag and Rollins Band, and I plan to buy one of his (many) books pretty soon. 292 more words

Exercise

Pull me in

When you pull me in
I yearn to go deeper still:
To be within you.

Poetry

Chandelier

Stemming from yesterday’s comparison, I spent today comparing the recent Grammy performance of Sia’s Chandelier with the original music video and, in spite of myself (and thank goodness too, because it’s good) the “Dancing with the Stars” version.  86 more words

Ladies Who Make Art

Silent Salome 1923

I was particularly struck by Alla Nazimova’s physicality of Salome at the beginning.  Legs together, turned out, hips thrust forward.  This is a great study in posture and shape as a means of storytelling.  155 more words

Ladies Who Make Art

The Sense of Scents

The sense of scents
Your animal smells
More stories
Than mere words
Can tell in sounds
Around reverberating
Verbiage
Of the empty tongue
Too ready telling… 49 more words

Poetry