Just as this island belongs to the gulls,
and the gulls to their cry
and their cry to the wind
and the wind to no one,
so is this island the gulls,
and the gulls are their cry
and their cry is the wind
and the wind no one’s.
Your Baltimore Orioles are the 2014 American League East Champions! #WeWontStop
I have been waiting for this for nearly as long as I have been alive.
Left: John Paul White of The Civil Wars; Right: Mikael Akerfeldt of Opeth… OR IS IT?
I’ve had a longstanding theory that the guy from the Civil Wars and the guy from Opeth are the same person. While I have no quote-unquote hard evidence, consider this… the year the Civil Wars broke up, Opeth put out a new album. COINCIDENCE? Probably… not.
"This is a core principle of my presidency: if you threaten America, you will find no safe haven," said George W. Bush, as he pulled back the Obama mask he had come to know as himself for the prior six years.
Through This Door, I Step
dir. Griffin Huber
Griffin was a buddy of mine. He passed away from a heart attack yesterday, which nobody—least of all him—saw coming. While he and I weren’t the closest of friends, one thing I do know about him is that he was an incredibly talented filmmaker. The short film above is just one example of his skill; the rest you can see on his Vimeo page.
22 is too young an age to die, but he left the world real treasures to live with. He was an artist. I’ll miss him, and the art I know he still had to make in his life.