Bowie By Sea

I haven’t seen many pictures or reports of Bowie’s trans-Atlantic and Pacific crossings. It is easy to imagine him dressing for dinner and drinking and smoking into the night in the closest approximation the ship offered of a cabaret, occasionally venturing onto the deck to smoke and look at the sky. His Thin White Duke […]

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Watching “Heroes”

“Heroes” brought me back to Bowie. I bought that album and Low in the late seventies, but then was distracted by adult life for 30 years. For years I resisted visiting YouTube, suspecting I’d need a much stronger will than I have not to end up spending days and days there, but this winter I […]

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