When your stress dreams are stress dreams about wearing a lovely vintage dress to a social event but being constantly worried that the seams will not make it through the night (and when, in the dream, the solution to this worry is to put a little fur capelet on over said dress) maaaaaaaybe it's time to spend a little less time searching Etsy for silk sack dresses and clicking over to Fashion from Old People.



everybody into the pool

What was playing over the loudspeakers at the city pool while you laid on your towel on the hot concrete, waiting for the fifteen-minute rest break to be over so you could go off the diving board again?
This was.

1) Life is a Highway – Tom Cochrane
2) Two Princes – Spin Doctors
3) All That She Wants – Ace of Base
4) Shine – Collective Soul
5) Come to My Window – Melissa Etheridge
6) Right Here, Right Now – Jesus Jones
7) I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles) – The Proclaimers
8) Hey Jealousy – Gin Blossoms
9) Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm – Crash Test Dummies
10) What’s Up – 4 Non Blondes
11) Cannonball – The Breeders
12) Because the Night – 10,000 Maniacs
13) Rhythm is a Dancer – Snap
14) Waterfalls – TLC
15) Cryin’ – Aerosmith
16) Runaway Train – Soul Asylum
17) I Swear – All-4-One
18) The Most Beautiful Girl in the World -- Prince