Don't Let Our Youth Go To Waste
Okay, this is Cadra Diane Culley's dorm room. I think her roomie took this photo. The oldest person in this photo is 19 years old. We felt free and full of possibility. I love everyone in this photo. And I keep thinking of this lovely quote, though a dorm photo could never reveal it -- look at the sweet, small faces. "To be alive is ecstacy, but to be young is very heaven."
Sub-Pop. Grunge. Note the black. Note the caps. Never (at the time) thought my youth would be too dated, but here the world goes. FSU Union Steps 1992.
The Year Punk Broke.
History, you learn as your life grows longer, is so essential and comforting. Let's remember youth, now, and spring.