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  Got on my dead man’s suit and my smilin’ skull ring My lucky graveyard boots and a song to sing I got a song to sing, it keeps me out of the cold And I’ll meet you further on up the road. ~ “Further On (Up the Road)” performed by Johnny Cash   Mad World […]

Have you been following our End of Days, Love in the time of Apocalypse, Sam & Dave, End of the World series? As you can tell, we never could quite figure out what to name our series. But we have exciting news! Not only do we have a name . . .  we have a […]

Originally posted on drinkswellwithothers:
If you were expecting Sunday Morning Coffee Love, consider this the zombie apocalypse version. It follows on the heels of this electric piece of sexy goodness that brought us up to speed on Sam’s journey last weekend. My man Dave’s journal entries ended up running longer than a postseason baseball game, so…

Bob Marley. 1974 - CARLOS PLACE PHOTO SHOOT - LONDON, UK - PHOTO BY ADRIAN BOOT. Via Bob Marley.com.

Do you believe in magic? Not just in any magic, but the magic in a young girl’s heart, how the music can free her, whenever it starts? . . . I hope you do, because what follows is a story about the magical power of music, memory, and love. It’s a special Halloween treat from me […]

photo by Michelle Terry

That’s great, it starts with an earthquake Birds and snakes, an aeroplane, and Lenny Bruce is not afraid “It’s the End of the World (As We Know It)” R.E.M., Document (R.E.M. No. 5) It’s the end of the world as we know it, and I feel fine . . . Why? Well because it’s another epic “end […]

The Kiss (Lovers), oil and gold leaf on canvas, 1908–1909.

“—we can lie on the bed and imagine ourselves away—” – Allen Ginsberg, Collected Poems 1947-1997    *** If I lay here If I just lay here Would you lie with me And just forget the world? Forget what we’re told Before we get too old Show me a garden That’s bursting into life Let’s […]

End of Days by Mary Pierce

Hello, Is there anybody in there? Just nod if you can hear me. Is there anyone at home? “Comfortably Numb” by Pink Floyd, The Wall. Performance by David Gilmour. Hello? Can you hear me? I know it’s been forever and a day since we’ve made contact, but leave it to another premiere of The Walking Dead […]

Friendship by Andrea Vazquez-Davidson

“Luna had decorated her bedroom ceiling with five beautifully painted faces: Harry, Ron, Hermione, Ginny, and Neville. They were not moving as the portraits at Hogwarts moved, but there was a certain magic about them all the same: Harry thought they breathed. What appeared to be fine golden chains wove around the pictures, linking them […]

Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak (Image)

Where oh where did the time go? Funny, I usually find myself asking a similar question right after Halloween, where oh where did the candy go? We resurrect a little something special for you this week…no tricks at all, just lots of delicious calorie-free treats Words style. A post from last year about this time, our second volume, […]

Both Sides, painting (and cover art) by Joni Mitchell

“So many things I would have done / But clouds got in my way.” – Joni Mitchell, Both Sides Now We visit the Long Island Iced Tea (LIT) series this weekend for a special mix of Words on love, regret, longing, and aging. Or in other words, life. We hope you enjoy the selections. If you spot a favorite, or have one […]

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