God Only Knows (Beach Boys cover)

The greatest love songs cover all kinds of love, and that, I think, is this song’s triumph. It’s not just about romantic love — you can sing it to your lover, but it would be just as true if you sang it to your child, your best friend, your mother. Furthermore, it’s not about sweeping…

Remembering to Remember

I’m listening to music that is all levels of bad. For one thing, it’s Australian. For another, it’s from the (very) early 90s. AND it’s a girl band. Singing pop. But I’m honestly loving it. The music reminds me of that incredibly pure time in my life – when I was living in Sydney with…

Love is…

…this song. It makes me happy and hopeful. And in the end, what more could you want out of love? Thanks to RD for the open tag. love, love, love… by emaraldiris

That old feeling…

  It’s happening… And yet… Could it?   She giggles. Bites her lip and smiles at herself in the mirror. Checks her hair. Again.   Such a weird mix of feelings. Suddenly strange. Suddenly shy. Suddenly good. Suddenly self conscious. Suddenly happy. Suddenly unsure. Suddenly even a little scared.   The drive is long, the…