The weather was cray today. One minute it was sunny and balmy, the next it was hailing chunks of ice the size of pinky fingernails. So I put on my ugliest rainboots, ran around with the dog with snow-crusted eyelashes, and hopped in my parents’ hot tub with a disgustingly sweet cocktail. Cue rainy day music.
Unexpected weather fluxes are always surprising, but unfortunately weird weather is going to be a permanent fixture in our collective future thanks to recent developments regarding climate change. Bummerific. But this isn’t a blog about my environmental activism and feminism (I have Jezebel, The Hairpin, and xoJane for that).
The good news is that we can choose to live in the present. Here are two contemplative songs perfect for capping off your Sunday evening.