It's so very disconcerting when you find out how certain people affect you, when you weren't expecting it. How they can break down every wall you've built up without really trying at all. And even when every ounce of common sense is screaming at you to stop and think about what you're doing, there's still that corner of your mind that continues to hope they'll knock on your door again, smiling that familiar smile.
On a completely separate note: my favorite band broke up went on hiatus this week. I write, of course, of the Matches. I had a few days before the actual announcement to get used to the idea, but it didn't soften the blow - much. The Matches were truly something special, both in terms of what they were to the scene, and...[read more]