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Cold Little Heart - Michael Kiwanuka

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Cold Little Heart - Michael Kiwanuka

Staring out the window on a beautiful day in Monterey, in an emotional coma for the last 4 days. I can’t cry and I can’t stop trying to rationalize it, shouldn’t this be illegal? Can’t I write a law? But it’s nature. It’s life. How humbling, how little control we have really. I can’t write a law. I can’t write a grievance. I can’t slam the door and walk away…

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Love Of My Life - Queen

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Love Of My Life - Queen

Valentine’s Day huh?

Oh joy - another “holiday” that fills me with dread. The celebration of love - of togetherness - of Romance with a capital R. And yes - I suppose it’s kinda cute in grade school as we establish early on that popularity is driven by looks rather than smarts and the pretty ones count their cards - but as adults - really?…

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Suspirium - Thom Yorke

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Suspirium - Thom Yorke

This is a waltz.

But this is also an offering, an offering of sweat and tears, a sea of tears for each and everyone of the deceased troubled souls of this world, dead without an inch of mercy, left too early or too suddenly, left without explanation, left without compassion, killed without regret, left with all their wounds fresh, left broken and fragmented, left without a moment of silence, without anyone to mourn them…

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What It Is - Autumn Dawn Leader

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What It Is - Autumn Dawn Leader

I like Autumn Leader - I like this track - and while it’s a little more raw than the majority of the songs on this playlist - the lyric is undeniable. Followers of the list will be familiar with my particular disdain for platitudes and positive messages - inspirational quotes - in quotes - make me want to throw up - preferably on the person who posted them…

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