words and playlist by Shab Ferdowsi
July was a mess. A very beautiful mess filled with mostly nights in spent sending emails, discovering new bands from the Bay Area, various freelance projects, and more adrenaline than my stress levels knew how to handle. It was in July that I decided the BL brand needs to hone itself further, that I realized there's so much more I can do with it. I'm very sure of WHY I do all of this that I do, so now the brand needs to 1. say it and 2. do it.
I ended July with a weekend in San Francisco. I left my laptop at home, and I made a point of being ultra present in every moment. It was the best weekend I've had in so long, probably because I don't do weekends like weekends should be done. I need to make room to breathe more.
So here's July's playlist of tracks I was listening to all month, mostly at 2am during my email crusades: