Monthly Archives: December 2016
Maybe. Who knows? On the one hand . . . on the other. Really? Neither here nor there. Hmmm . . . You should live in interesting times.
The December 21 posting of the on-line literary magazine, New Verse News: http://newversenews.blogspot.com/2016/12/short-days.html
Purposely avoiding a response to current events, I’m revisiting some brief pieces of writing. Some are early; some are recent. They are a welcome distraction from thinking about the present. 1 From the bus, the plane, the car that dragged me to some captivity— to […]
Non-musicological – just a personal exploration of romanticist pleasure. Schumann 2. Schubert 3. Schumann 4. Grieg
People think I’m getting rich from a commercial in which I play the leading role and do the voice-over (above). In fact, it was a non-union job for which I got a small one-time fee. Even though it’s shown nationwide fairly often, the only benefit for me is a certain amount of credibility. It’s been […]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWjCTLsTxVY If you ever had a crush on Jeanne Moreau in Jules & Jim, this will flash you back to your youth.
There’s a time when the night sky changes from black to blue that’s just as dark but things in the distance are more distinct . and you see that what you were looking for— a lover, an answer, a break, or sleep— is not in this night for […]