Rejected Titles for The Smiths’ Album “Meat Is Murder”

Indie Rock/Post-Punk’s loudest vegetarian is Morrissey, lead singer of  The Smiths.  As a staunch vegetarian, he forbade the rest of the band to ever be photographed eating meat and insisted the venues at which they performed did not sell meat the night of the show.  Controlling band-mates was not enough, Morrissey tried to convince the … Continue reading Rejected Titles for The Smiths’ Album “Meat Is Murder”

Various Responses to Margaret Atwood’s “A Voice is a Human Gift”

“A voice is a human gift; it should be cherished and used, to utter fully human speech as possible. Powerlessness and silence go together.” – Margaret Atwood    ___________________________________________________________________________________________ Bumper sticker available at the Misophonia support group website: “A voice is a human gift, but silence is a gift from God.” +++++++++++++ Man and woman in … Continue reading Various Responses to Margaret Atwood’s “A Voice is a Human Gift”