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100 Awesome Things – Part 21

Sixty-nine years ago today, give or take some hours, Jim Morrison entered the world. I assume he did so kicking and screaming. I actually started writing this post a few days ago after a comment on one of my favourite … Continue reading

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Subscribing to the resurrection = overrated

In the days, weeks and years to follow, you'll hear a lot of stories about Amy Winehouse. Most everyone with a half-decent anecdote will inflict it upon the rest of us whether we want to hear it or not. This … Continue reading

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Forty Years…..

Forty years. I can’t really compute it, if I’m honest. I feel like I should be utterly bereft, but I’m not. I mean, Jim Morrison is dead. As of today, he’s been dead forty years. That’s a middle-aged person ago. … Continue reading

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Jim and Me: The Twenty-First of October 2009

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“You can always come back, but you can’t come back all the way…”

I was in Suburbia this weekend. I had to go for my contact lens aftercare and for some reason I haven’t moved opticians down to London. I actually live above an opticians… Anyway, I ended up spending notable amount of time in the … Continue reading

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Rock Music: Enduring the Double Standard, Part 2423707d

I have a habit. An irritating habit. I like to share YouTube videos on Facebook on even the smallest pretext. This leads to me basically spamming my own FB profile with videos each time I stop there. So far, I’ve … Continue reading

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The Magic 27

I’m twenty-seven years old tomorrow. In twelve hours, actually, if you go by birth time. It’s not a big deal for most people but… Twenty-seven… do you know how many important people in my world died at twenty-seven? Hendrix, man. That … Continue reading

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