Six degrees of listening while reading

This post is a companion piece to a post I have published on my other blog, Leaping Life, participating in the Six Degrees of Separation book-link meme. In that post, I used sound tracks as prompts for a couple of book choices and thought it would be fun to add musical links here. One thing…

“I’m gone, man. Solid gone.”*

*Baloo in Disney's The Jungle Book (1967). As a jazz novice, Oscar Peterson's album, How High The Moon, is 'proper' jazz to me.  There are discernable tunes; there is a structure to the music, with a sense that one will be able to get on with one's life one day (not all jazz music gives one this feeling…

Wabi Sabi

Here's an experiement in the form of a poem: Deception -Boplicity, Israel!Chance it, Dear Old Stockholm,Woody 'n' You. How deep is the ocean?Ray's idea, Kelo,Well you needn't lovefor sale - Somethin' else. What do you think?  Am I a candidate for the next T S Eliot prize? Before we get ahead of ourselves, let me unfurrow any puzzled…