PJ Harvey’s latest studio album, The Hope Six Demolition Project, is due out on April 15 of this year, and she’s been teasing its material… 195 more words
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O exiles of the mountain of oblivion!
O the jewels of your names, slumbering in the mire of silence
O your obliterated memories, your light blue memories… 429 more words
3 months, 1 week ago
For over two decades, PJ Harvey has crafted influential and uncompromising music . Now she is publishing a book of poetry. The Hollow of the Hand… 187 more words
3 months, 2 weeks ago
I Can Never
The Hollow of the Hand
PJ Harvey & Seamus Murphy,
It was an impulse buy in Foyles yesterday. The names PJ Harvey and Seamus Murphy were enough to sell it to me. 502 more words
3 months, 4 weeks ago
Flowers For Socrates
by Nona Blyth Cloud
Anonymous is an Afghan woman.
I write blogs for different groups, and sometimes research for one turns into material for another. In this case, a news story found for a “War on Women” diary: 732 more words
5 months, 2 weeks ago
How much simpler can love be?
Let’s get engaged now. Text me.
—a landay from the district of Rodar, Afghanistan, as translated by Eliza Griswwald… 167 more words
9 months, 3 weeks ago
The Landay is a twenty-two syllable two line poem – in Pashto, Landai means ‘short, poisonous snake’ and these short bursts of poetry certain reflect the definition. 382 more words
1 year, 1 month ago