I finished the short story I was working on. I feel fairly happy with it right now, but considering that I hate all my previous work with prose fiction, I figured it would be a good idea to get a second opinion before I posted the thing. So I e-mailed it to someone I trust. And while I'm waiting for a response, I did this sort of meme sovay came up with yesterday. In her words; "This is not a meme. This is not even a mix CD. It does not form a coherent narrative, it is hardly complete, and it's very unlikely that it is representative of my entire taste in music. What it is is twenty-five songs that at one point or another have obsessed, haunted, or otherwise stuck with me."
I don't tend to get stuck on individual songs. Usually I'm into the narrative of an entire album. But I decided to give this meme a shot, and found there were a billion songs that fit the bill. Here are twenty-five of them. I couldn't help organising them so that they formed a sort of narrative;
( Songs and songs and songs . . .Collapse )