#Poetry Wed: ​”Self-pity” by Cecilia Woloch

“My sister calls all birds suicidal.
Our mother sits in her big green chair,
too weary, even, to talk on the phone.
All afternoon it’s rained and rained—
all the damp world weeping, so I’ve thought.
Self-pity stinks, my mother says…”

Read the​ entire poem at Rattle

Prince: 2 New Albums & New Song “Clouds”!

Prince just announced his plans to release two new albums simultaneously on September 30th:

1) Art Official Age, a solo album in “classic Prince” style

2) PLECTRUMELECTRUM, a funk album with his all-female band 3RDEYEGIRL

You can hear the new song “Clouds,” a track from Art Official Age, and check the cover art for both albums below…

Buy Art Official Age @ Amazon

Buy PLECTRUMELECTRUM @ Amazon