Posts Tagged ‘Prince’

Marketing for Superman and the Devil

One of my students wore a shirt today with the words, “It started with a smile.” The shirt reminded me of one of my previous blog posts as well as a song lyric to (Everybody Talks) “It Started with a Whisper.”

I talk. I talk to myself. I talk to my pictures. They talk back. We have conversations. If this sounds a little crazy, it is only because I am downplaying my confusion. I am like an amp turned to …  eleven? But these START at 11

 It is 11/12/13 and counting

San Antonio's Girl in a Coma played The New Parish in Oakland, California on Monday June 10, 2013. Jenn Alva (bass), Phanie Diaz (drummer), and Nina Diaz (lead vocalist and guitarist) are signed to Joan Jett's Blackheart Records. (bryan farley)

Are these blue suede shoes from the San Antonio band Girl in a Coma? Would you believe me if I told you that I wondered whether I was actually in a coma at the last JEA Convention during photo critiques?

If truth is stranger than fiction, perhaps fiction can teach me something… if only I could tell the difference between the two.… Read the rest