Tag Archives: ziggy stardust

David Bowie One Year On: Blackstar Rising

INTRODUCTION: Anniversaries are often significant, painful milestones for the grieving, especially the first anniversary following the death of someone special. As I wrote last year when Bowie died, I was broadsided—shocked even—by the intensity of my grief. Once again on January … Continue reading

Posted in Arts & Culture, Music, Poetry, Rock 'n Roll | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Great Chameleon Leaves Us

Rock’s great chameleon—David Bowie—is dead. When the news was gently broken to me Monday morning, I wept. And I’m the furthest thing from a celebrity whore—I couldn’t care less about the lives of the rich and famous. But this is … Continue reading

Posted in Music, Rock 'n Roll, social commentary | Tagged , , , , , , , | 10 Comments