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A message to deliver

There’s an old Jewish tradition that God sends each of us into the world with a special message to deliver and with a special act of love to bestow, which only we are equipped to do. 122 more words

Life's Journey

Parsimonious Powell: 12/24/12

   Real life is tricky. It doesn’t have a plot, a story arc, nor in the grand scheme of things a beginning or an end. It isn’t a bowl of cherries, a song, nor is it a board game and it certainly doesn’t have a grand design, a point or subplots running throughout in meaningful, descriptive, poetic verse. 2,701 more words


John Powell - Forbidden Friendship (2010)

I already wrote about the movie How To Train Your Dragon some months ago in my article about Jónsi. Today I want to present to you its score, especially the track… 228 more words


How to Train Toothless- A Sketch

I had a lovely time sketching my favorite dragon from arguably the best animated film in recent history,  How to Train Your Dragon.

(While listening to John Powell’s excellent score of course). 95 more words


John Powell

John Powell was born in 1893 in Wolverhampton, the son of James and Annie Powell. In 1901, they were living at 8 Sedgley Street, together with John’s step-sister Sarah J. 104 more words

Men Who Served

The Ginger's Oscar Picks: Top 20 Original Score Academy Award Recipients

Hey all,

So this is the big week…the week leading up to the best event in February…and no I’m not talking about the Super Bowl, because that past. 2,288 more words


Writing Music

Since I haven’t posted anything for a while, I thought I’d write a bit about the kind of music I like to listen to while I’m writing. 463 more words

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