It’s been decided. I’m un-invited to the possibility. You won’t give chase to the chance that this could be something worth talking about. Worth fighting about. Because it has to be perfect, and smooth, and expected. That’s where the opportunity over-ripens and is smooshed beyond usability. Compost is the option. Compost you and me. Written […]
I have been itching to do some recording. And here something finally is. For the past few weeks I’ve been thickening my fingertip calluses while working on covers of songs by everyone from MJ, to The Cutting Crew, to Porthishead, to Blonde Redhead. I’ve also been trying to get something original out. Like trying to […]
A cover. From the movie, “Once”. 3 tracks. No filters.
I am the valley in your embrace (Mountain love poem). Striations on its many faces tell its techtonic tale – The Himalayan Mountain range. Though jagged and unforgiving, they hold me. Atop the peaks a caerulean sky; its azure fingertips fill the crevasses. And at every glance fly strings and strings of prayer flags like […]
I don’t have many memories of staying in one place. I carry images of vistas through windows of moving vehicles, landscapes, seasons, and faces sweeping or inching by. Some places I remember well, others I don’t. Some countries I remember, some I remember through stories my parents tell. But, through this movement, I was always […]
The shape of words Along the Silk Road Xingiang Province, China 7.12-15.10 ** The shape of words (Desert love poem) I found you folded in the armpit of a megadune you were crying and the winds of the Taklamakan Desert whipped up sand – it clung to your face. I had been stepping through sand […]