I know this is supposed to be a literary blog, a blog novel. But I’m just too sick today to provide you with a new episode. I’ve caught a serious cold or, worse, the flu on Christmas Eve, see. So I’m sitting here, under a hundred blankets, shivering and trembling. I haven’t even been smoking for the last two days; that proves how seriously ill I feel.
Anyway, I’m taking pills and drinking herbal tea and staying under the blankets. How horribly ugly and unattractive one feels when feverish!
So, for those of you who have come to this place in order to discover the latest update to my novel, here’s a consolation prize. Novel Monday transformed into Music Monday. Tune in, listen and hopefully enjoy as much as I do…
- Apocalyptica/Nina Hagen – Seemann
- Arvo Pärt – Magnificat
- Pearl Jam – Nothing as it seems
- Lisa Gerrard & Pieter Bourke - Sacrifice
- R.E.M. – Drive
- Radiohead – Exit Music
- Bengü – Unut Beni
- Beth Gibbons & Rustin Man - Funny Time of Year
- Madredeus - O Pastor
- Jan Garbarek & The Hilliard Ensemble Parce mihi domine
So beautiful... Hrm, I know these are not the funniest tunes. Consider them to be the perfect expression of my current, flu-influenced state of mind…