Category Archives: “Rhiannon”

“NOW THAT I’M HERE, NOW THAT YOU’RE NEAR”….IN PRAISE OF 1980′s “XANADU”

Elisa made a terrible decision when she opted out of last night’s outing, a Xanadu screening in Chelsea hosted by my favorite drag queen, Hedda Lettuce.  I took Ruby and Juliette instead and we chowed down on one of the … Continue reading

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“….all your life you’ve never seen a woman taken by the wind”: A tribute to Stevie Nicks and her enduring appeal

“Rhiannon rings like a bell in the night and wouldn’t you love to love her…” In Welsh mythology, Rhiannon is the name of a queen, a daughter of Hefeydd.  She figures in the first and third Branches of the Mabinogion. … Continue reading

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