Autumn Leaves

The falling leaves drift by the window. The autumn leaves of red and gold. I see your lips, the summer kisses. The sunburned hands I used to hold. ... Since you went away, the days grow long, and soon I'll hear old winter's song. But I miss you most of all... my darling, when autumn … Continue reading Autumn Leaves

Garden Grooves 009

Closing down the summer with another episode of Garden Grooves, this one isn't the result of a long weekend of landscaping but instead parsed out in fragments over the last three or four months. But if you keep track... well, it's cheap blog material, isn't it? So, in the spirit of Smirkoff, We Have Explosive, … Continue reading Garden Grooves 009

Smirkoff

“We Have Explosive”: The Outsider Story Today, I'd like to focus not on one the many figures I'd been planning to, but instead a complete bolt from the blue. Hand to the forehead, it just came to me. This is a figure whose very identity is a mystery, linked only to one remix for a … Continue reading Smirkoff

Rough Luck

Vertigo Vertigo Vertigo Vertigo Vertigo Vertigo Vertigo Vertigo Well, I guess it's been a rough couple of years. So many legendary figures have passed away in recent memory that they'd come to dominate the ranks of the monthly “hall of fame” entries, bumping a whole lot of planned featured features aside in the interim. Of … Continue reading Rough Luck