Monthly Archives: June 2011

Check yourself.

Amazing remix of a very cool song: There are so many things in our world to be angry about these days.  Some people become paralyzed and depressed by it.  Others write letters to our government.  Some people cope through humor … Continue reading

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Blue skies from pain

Oh, you must press play:  Some things never get old.  But they do transform.  Like the shapeshifting potency and meaning in song lyrics through the years.  Poetic honesty never ages. So when this song found its way to me today, … Continue reading

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A seven nation army couldn’t hold me back

Scratching the itch will just make it bleed.  Remove the stinger, child.  That ain’t what you want to hear.  But thats what I’ll do. With love, baby.  With love.   I’m gonna fight ’em off.   ~jrb press play: 

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It Is Good

press play.  you won’t regret it. Every once in a while you find yourself in an unexpected encounter with something amazing.  And in that moment you know: It Is Good.   It could be a piece of music,  a performance, … Continue reading

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Five minute orgasm…

… ok, now that I have your attention (hee-hee) here’s a question: It has been suggested that I start a new, sexier blog under a pseudonym.  A blog that talks about all the stuff I write and then delete when … Continue reading

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I got soul, but I’m not a soldier

press play: Sometimes I feel like I’m not putting enough good into the world.  Like somehow I’m responsible for mass conversions.  Before having kids I was a streetwalking activist.  (I think I might just copyright that term.)  I went out … Continue reading

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Mr. Brightside

Coincidences dont exist.  Or at least, they dont have to, especially when it comes to relationships.  We often hear people talk about their romances as meant to be, or soul mates.  Yet, I am sure that all people who come … Continue reading

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Don’t touch the mic baby, don’t come near it…

Don’t forget who you are.  Never, ever shrink to who they want you to believe  you are. If they need you to be weak so they can feel strong Know, they have forgotten who they are. ~ with love, jrb … Continue reading

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Back once again is the incredible, rhyme animal…

One thing thats great about reconnecting with old friends (thank you The Facebook) is hearing stories about shared moments which you dont even remember.  Its nice to have people in your life who remind you of stuff like, “Yeah, you … Continue reading

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there goes gravity

Step to the edge.  Take a peek at the fall.   Hurl a handful of rocks.  Watch them fly, then drop.  Know that could be you.  If you take the leap, and gravity does it’s job.   Then pause.  Consider. … Continue reading

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When you’re cold…

Your person.   The one who gets you.  The person who sees you at your worst, and remembers who you are at your best. The one who saves you the last bite. The person who knows how you like your … Continue reading

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Watch out, you might get what you’re after…

The key to lighting a really good fire is all in the planning.   I learned this one June afternoon when my sixth grade bff and I decided to celebrate the last day of school by emptying our denim notebooks, each … Continue reading

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I don’t believe you when you say…

  Ask me to lie to you.  >  That I can do.  Asked me to lie to her.  >  For you.  For you.  For you.  > Fuck you. Shut my door. > To shut it out.   Smile, girl.  > … Continue reading

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Yeah, but she’s alright with me

Observing yourself, your true self, is near impossible.  It’s  painful to recognize your own twists and turns and stumbles and misconceived perceptions.  Exploring “Who Am I?” is not for the faint of heart. Some people want no part of inner-exploration, … Continue reading

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Who’s got the Gun?

“There’s a bullet in my pocket burning a hole.  Its so far from your weapon, the place you were born.  There’s a bullet in my pocket burning a hole.  You’re so far from your weapon and you wanna go home”  ~ … Continue reading

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