Monthly Archives: December 2015

Song of the Day: Fairytale of New York by The Pogues feat Kirsty MacColl

“Fairytale of New York” is a Christmas song written by Jem Finer and Shane MacGowan and first released as a single on 23 November 1987 by their band The Pogues, featuring singer-songwriter Kirsty MacColl on vocals. Lyrics: It was Christmas Eve … Continue reading

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Hyperrealistic Oil Paintings by Yrjö Edelmann

“Yrjo Edelmann (born in 1941) is one of Sweden’s best-known artists< abroad. His breakthrough was in 1993 when he was the second Swede ever, after the glass designer Bertil Vallien, to be one of the artists in the famous Absolut … Continue reading

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Sci-Fi and Fantasy Artist Julie Dillon

Fortune’s Favored Julie Dillon is a freelance sci-fi and fantasy artist from Northern California. Her work has won two Chesley Awards, and has been nominated for two Hugo Awards and two World Fantasy Awards. Website / Facebook Slumbering Naiad Ariadne Virgo Scholars’ Tower Alice Ancient Discovery … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Jaan Pehechan Ho by Mohammed Rafi

“Jaan Pehechan Ho” is a popular Indian rock & roll song, composed by famous Indian music director duo Shankar Jaikishan, lyrics by Shailendra, and sung by Mohammed Rafi. Lyrics: Jaan pehechan ho, Jeena aasaan ho, Dil ko churane walon, Aankh … Continue reading

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Animal Body, Human Space by Beth Cavener

“Obariyon” “Primitive animal instincts lurk in our own depths, waiting for the chance to slide past a conscious moment. The sculptures I create focus on human psychology, stripped of context and rationalization, and articulated through animal and human forms. On … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Bumblebeee by Kasabian

Bumblebeee was written by Sergio Pizzorno and is the 2nd track on 48:13. It was released as the second single off the album on 3 August 2014. Lyrics: Get them a message, a message from me I’m caught up in … Continue reading

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Sketches and Tattoos by Vincent Hachen

These gorgeous sketches and tattoos are by Vincent Hachen an illustrator, designer and tattoo artist based in Americana, Brazil. Facebook / Behance / Vincent Hachen Tattoo

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Sea Butterflies

The pteropod Limacina helicina is a tiny shelled marine snail that swims using a pair of converted feet as wings. It has earned the name “sea butterfly” because of its elegant swimming style, and “potato chip of the sea” because … Continue reading

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Fusion Frame by Darryl Cox

“As much as I embrace convention in art, and I certainly do, my Fusion Frame art fulfills the part of me that says “no” to convention. That it is not only okay to be avant-garde, it is right. I like … Continue reading

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Poem of the Day: High Flight by John Gillespie Magee, Jr

Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds of Earth And danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings; Sunward I’ve climbed, and joined the tumbling mirth Of sun-split clouds, — and done a hundred things You have not dreamed of — wheeled … Continue reading

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