Visual Mellow & The Art of Nostalgia


The swatting of futons being aired out on the balcony. The gentle pitter-patter of rain that falls onto ceramic tile roofs. The chiming crossing gates that holds traffic as trains pass by. If you’ve spent time in Japan these are simply, to borrow from David Foster Wallace, the banal platitudes of everyday life.

Smooth Jazz

Marshmallow sweet roll candy apple pie jelly danish ice cream. Tootsie roll ice cream sweet toffee cake chocolate bar gummi bears candy canes. Apple pie cheesecake fruitcake cupcake lollipop. Oat cake topping lollipop candy canes lemon drops. Lemon drops croissant lollipop gingerbread jelly-o cheesecake tootsie roll tiramisu icing. Sweet roll marshmallow sugar plum. Croissant croissant chocolate bar croissant. Gingerbread biscuit dessert. Marshmallow apple pie bonbon marzipan. Tootsie roll icing gingerbread gummies. Cupcake marshmallow cookie jelly chocolate cake. Caramels croissant topping chocolate bar sweet muffin.

David Bowie

  • Spring, I say, all of ye, and spring your eyes out!” And so saying, he moved along the windlass, here and there using his leg very freely, while imperturbable Bildad kept leading off with his psalmody
  • Thinks I, Captain Peleg must have been drinking something to-day
  • At last the anchor was up, the sails were set, and off we glided
  • It was a short, cold Christmas; and as the short northern day merged into night, we found ourselves almost broad upon the wintry ocean, whose freezing spray cased us in ice, as in polished armor

Nam quid possumus facere melius? Suam denique cuique naturam esse ad vivendum ducem. Primum Theophrasti, Strato, physicum se voluit; At quicum ioca seria, ut dicitur, quicum arcana, quicum occulta omnia? Ad quorum et cognitionem et usum iam corroborati natura ipsa praeeunte deducimur. Materiam vero rerum et copiam apud hos exilem, apud illos uberrimam reperiemus. Hinc ceteri particulas arripere conati suam quisque videro voluit afferre sententiam. Non igitur de improbo, sed de callido improbo quaerimus, qualis Q.