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My idea of hell

19 Apr

 

I often fill my Sundays with music.

Usually a rich and eclectic mix of sounds from all over the world.

Different genres, different, times, different countries.

I long ago realised that I like music the way I like people.

Diverse in age, sex and sexuality, ethnicity, colour, language and culture.

I realised too that my idea of hell is a place entirely populated by straight white people.

Like me.

 

 

NB  Obviously the painting represents more my idea of heaven than one of hell.

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© the author writing as Romantic Dominant

Not brand new, but always true, and the way I often spend my Sundays

Art by Larry Poncho Brown

 
12 Comments

Posted by on April 19, 2020 in Music, Poetry, politics, Still Life

 

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12 responses to “My idea of hell

  1. Kanika Tripathi

    April 19, 2020 at 3:46 pm

    I adore every piece you write, but alas I cannot read your book(s)!

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  2. sinnersoul

    April 19, 2020 at 4:50 pm

    Music and all types of art is universal. Defining them with a particular type would be unfair. Love this piece as always. ♥️♥️

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  3. Daughter of Light

    April 20, 2020 at 7:21 am

    Brilliantly… lovely 🌹☺️👌🏾

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  4. Tanya

    April 20, 2020 at 7:58 am

    Man wakes up to find himself trapped in a vanilla world. I think that’s a real fine movie plot. 😄

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    • Romantic Dominant

      April 20, 2020 at 8:21 am

      Smiles. Indeed so. One I live.

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      • Tanya

        April 20, 2020 at 8:53 am

        Now that I think of it, most of us do live that life. Or maybe it lives us. In any case, you escape yours with words so very well!

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  5. thereluctantpoet

    April 21, 2020 at 12:21 am

    Reblogged this on The Reluctant Poet.

    Liked by 1 person

     

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