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The Ghost - NaPoWriMo 2015: Day 23

And then the words

stopped flowing

As the conscious mind

took over the sub-conscious,

Leaving behind

an empty casket

buried in the graveyard

just beyond the wall… 50 more words

Poetry

Singularity Performs Elegy...

Singularity, a terrific quartet of saxophonists from my alma mater, Florida State University, is performing at Carnegie Hall on May 6. Their concert will feature a performance of my Elegy, in addition to works by Charles Wuorinen, Martin Bresnick, and David Ludwig who will all attend the performance. 115 more words

Elegy

The Horns Up Top 10: Amorphis

To be honest, I’m kind of shocked we went this long without posting a Top 10 for our Finnish (prog?) (melo-death?) (whatever-you-want-to-call-them?) heroes in Amorphis… 737 more words

Daily 'Bang

Day Nineteen: 'Sharktooth Elegy'

To Quint the boozedog seaman with gap grin
who stuffed his canteens plump with stinging gin
and sprung to water like a tire to road… 42 more words

Poetry

WHERE HER NAVEL FELL

WHERE HER NAVEL FELL
(A lonesome monody to the Ghanaian Statewoman and designer of the Ghana National Flag, Theodosia Salome Okoh who died today at the age of 92) 257 more words

Poetry

Asher Blake's Elegy for Charles Mingus

Jazz Elegy no.1
Charles Mingus

Upraised wrists of a woman
and a fat dead hen
that hangs below.
Three dogs linger for broth and bone. 164 more words

Asher Blake