Monthly Archives: August 2012

“Hiding In Plain View”

Here is another song written by Dean Friscic and yours truly.  Once again, Frank Michels produced the demo for us.  Debra Gordon sang it.  Both of them did a terrific job, I think.  The demo of “Hiding In Plain View” … Continue reading

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A poem about bull terriers

[This “dog” poem by Wex Jones is a classic.  I’m unsure when it first appeared, but based on what I’ve been able to find online, it must have been before 1915.  I first saw it in a book titled The … Continue reading

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“You Deserve Fine Linen”

The latest song written by Dean Friscic and yours truly is titled “You Deserve Fine Linen.” Dean wrote the music and I wrote the lyrics.  Genre-wise, we intended it to be country, but it could perhaps work as a folk … Continue reading

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“The pure memory has no date. It has a season.”

I am currently reading a book by Gaston Bachelard (1884–1962) titled The Poetics of Reverie: Childhood, Language and the Cosmos.  I came to Bachelard by way of Otto Friedrich Bollnow, about whom I’ve written once before.  Prior to reading this … Continue reading

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