It’s an easy question for most people: “Where are you from?” They answer with a quick reference to their nearest metropolitan center. New York. Seattle. St. Louis. I have a little more difficulty responding.
It’s Valentimes! The time around Valentine’s Day. One of the best times of the year for the color combination of pink and red, hands down. As a Libra, I obviously love Valentimes, and I know that many people feel differently.
Grimes is made up of change. Her hair seems always to be the subject of a pair of scissors or a fresh box of dye. Her skin, by now, must be accustomed to the sting of a fresh tattoo. In my six-plus years of fandom, I don’t think I’ve ever seen her appear the same way twice.