Her tears grow the earth.
She nurtured your lies.
Managed your script.
Supported the hype.
Kissed the selfishness.
words by Monae (copyright 2012)
Janis Joplin used to haunt me late at night. I would read her quotes, watch the interviews. And repeat that cycle. Knowingly, that she was high as all shit, depressed, sad, but loving, living The Dream.
Female artists, songwriters, managers, these women in the music business go through the pits of fire that the men doing the same will never know of.
“On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.”-JJ