Tagged: musician

you have managed

you have managed
to build a luminous
fort with hand-picked
catchphrases. i am
still trying to string a
word or two across my
ukulele to strike
a suitable tension
.
20170419:2314
y

in the same way the

in the same way the
reed must find alignment with
the mouthpiece, spring must

get wet, navigate by trial and
error, before finding its tone
.
20170321:2346
y

vivienne, you are

vivienne, you are
exercising those powerful
lungs from the second

floor, ready for a lifetime
of song and dance, some shrieking
.
20161005:0745
y

as if john cage himself

as if john cage himself
tapped its little
wings, the early
bird began
chirping at 4:33
this morning, nearly
an hour before
the crack of dawn
.
20160601:0659
y

the page-turner is

the page-turner is
a partner in crime whether
the notes fall into

place or begin to hit the
fan – late night chamber music
.
20160512:0702
y

on this side of

on this side of
sky, the air is
crisp, windy,
and some
blues can still
use a bit
of polishing
to better reflect
your cool smile
.
20160506:0755
y

you are practicing

you are practicing
Bartók when the elephant
suddenly escapes,

staggering out of the grand
piano, during the eighth bar
.
20150503:0718
y