Songs: Ohia – Blue Jay (Sin and Death)

It seems that the older inhabitors never got out of you The phantom broods were wronged in body And in a state they will make their soon escape By building a new inheiritence S’likely more not to be Than sin and death and vipers to fill our beds And as for liberty she will work…

Cool memories from the Marry Me Tonight vinyl liner notes

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10 Things Martin Parr Can Teach You About Street Photography

10 Things Martin Parr Can Teach You About Street Photography Inspiration is for amateurs; the rest of us just show up and get to work. Chuck Close Read this if you’re just as interested as I am about creative processes, or appreciate Martin Parr’s work.

A-Town Boyz

A-Town Boyz Executive Director, Spike Lee and Director, Eunice Lau, explore Asian American gang culture and power struggles. It sounds like a very compelling story. Quartz also opines further, regarding the complexity of race and culture in multicultural society, suggesting that model minority stereotypes (read: over-achieving Asian) hurts the diaspora more than it helps it.…