Posts Tagged Tori Amos


Love Yourself as Much as I do. “Winter” – Tori Amos

This song has often brought me to tears.  The gentle imagery combined with such an important life lesson all in one.  True, I am NEVER thinking of any particular happy memory including my father when I hear this song.  As it works for me now, I just really hope that my kids could look to […]

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Smashing those “Precious Things”.

Precious Things by Tori Amos is still an anthem of sorts for me.  It took years of therapy for me to dig up all the memories that I didn’t want to think about, let alone, talk about.  After figuring out how to describe what happened to me, I had to learn to let it all […]

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Hearing my Voice. “Silent All These Years” – Tori Amos

This song brought me a huge amount of power.  “Silent all these years”, allowed me to be pissed off, strong and vulnerable all at the same time.   This song, in my mind, is being sung to another person in particular. In my case, I’d probably be singing it to someone who I thought should have […]

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“Girl” by Tori Amos and Me belonging to Me

Girl, is a haunting sort of song with some powerful imagery.  I like that you can see these versus happening in an episode of some show or a movie.  It would be a sad and scary show, but there are some cool elements described in it.  The repeated line, “She’s been everybody else’s girl maybe […]

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No Longer a Victim

When I first started listening to Tori Amos’s Little Earthquakes album, I was on the cusp of getting out of my abusive household and away from my father. I was angry but also very scared. The process of finding my own voice was a tough one because I wasn’t encouraged to express myself growing up. […]

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Fixing my Compass

Well, today I am truly grateful for my friends and family. The love and support that has come to me in so many ways has helped me tremendously sort out the myriad of  conversations going on in my head.  I fell into an old trap of mine that had me trying to work out too […]

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Getting my Tori on

Recently I have really been turning over in my mind all the things that I will post on my blog.  Delving back into my past as well as relishing my wonderful current life sends my mind spinning in many directions. One musical artist that has truly resonated with me is Tori Amos. In discovering her, […]

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