Barren Nieces has been featured on a really incredible compilation out of the northwest called Well, I Don’t See Why Not. This is a song recorded at my house last month with the help of Sam Plattner.
Really great bands on here: Stephen Steinbrink, Christina Antipa, Upside Drown, Eli Moore (of LAKE). Buy, download, stream the entire release here.
Besides, to give it a name would have meant, if not to judge it, at least to define it, to classify it as one of life’s familiar, commonplace items, whereas Hans Castorp was thoroughly convinced at some subconscious level that anything so personal should always be shielded from definition and classification.
— Narrator of The Magic Mountain on Hans Castorp’s queerness. By Thomas Mann.
The lion head the sloping run a lavishness in him made you want to throw your soul through every door. Memory sucks it all backward. Hands and no place for hands last morning later you realize that was our last. Take my. Fuck. Tiled floor a suitcase standing bleeding no thank you yes. No. Yes. Thin red tracking no. Yes. Your nose is he says. Take my white skin yes take it my astonishing morning it’s fine. Bleeding he says. The other. Last. No. Yes. No. Take it.
—Anne Carson - Red Doc>