my embarrassing secret is that, at nearly sixteen years old, i’ve often felt that the only reason i

Note from miss c: Oh, honey-honey. I remember being 14, sitting on my roof at 3am and feeling like things were never going to get better, but I hung in there because I knew deep down that they would. Now, there's nothing wrong with the blues, just find a way to channel those unresolved emotions and create! I like to listen to the songs here when I'm feeling down mostly because they are just so painfully beautiful - but they also remind me how I can always pick myself up again. I hope they help you too.

01. Red Hot Chili Peppers - "Scar Tissue" (Californication)
02. Metric - "London Halflife" (Grow Up and Blow Away)
03. Ani Difranco - "Both Hands" (Like I Said)
04. Led Zeppelin - "Tangerine" (III)
05. Dolly Parton - "The Grass Is Blue" (The Grass Is Blue)
06. The Wallflowers - I Wish I Felt Nothing" (Bringing Down The Horse)
07. Tori Amos - "Cornflake Girl" (Under The Pink)
08. Augustana - "Boston" (Midwest Skies and Sleepless Mondays)
09. Rolling Stones - "Angie" (Goats Head Soup)
10. Fiona Apple - "Sullen Girl" (Tidal)
11. Sigur Ros - "Olsen Olsen" (Agaetis Byrjun)
12. Smashing Pumpkins - "Soma" (Siamese Dream)
13. Belly - "Judas My Heart" (King)
14. Indigo Girls - "Romeo and Juliet" (Rites of Passage)
15. Linda Ronstadt - "Desperado" (Don't Cry Now)
16. James Taylor - "Sweet Baby James" (Greatest Hits)
17. Cat Stevens - "The Wind" (Teaser & The Firecat)
18. Sublime - "Rivers of Babylon" (Bradley Nowell & Friends)
19. Mazzy Star - "I've Been Let Down" (Among My Swan)
20. June Carter Cash - "Wildwood Flower" (Wildwood Flower)
21. Stevie Nicks/Fleetwood Mac - "Silver Springs" (The Dance)
22. Dispatch - "Out Loud" (Bang Bang)
23. Cranberries - "Daffodil Lament" (No Need To Argue)
24. Bob Dylan - "Like A Rolling Stone" (Highway 61 Revisited)

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