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Archive | March, 2010

Greetings Earth

March 9, 2010

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About time advanced beings from another galaxy saved our hind ends. An “Internet Intervention” directed to the citizens of Earth, courtesy BBC Global News.

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Sing along with John

March 8, 2010

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As someone who has flailed often enough on stage, I present the following with love and affection.

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Curiouser and curiouser

March 8, 2010

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In “West Virginia Curiosities,” the state’s oddball charm has found its Boswell.

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Elephant needed

March 7, 2010

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Just back from an International Film Fest showing of  “Burma VJ” at Huntington’s Keith-Albee Theater, and am quite blown away. I’m still taking in this devastating, searing film, cobbled together from citizen video-journalist footage from concealed cameras, documenting street protests led by Buddhist monks a while back in Rangoon and repressed by that country’s awful, […]

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Human spirit slumbers

March 6, 2010

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“MOST OF LIFE IS SO DULL that there is nothing to be said about it, and the books and talk that would describe it as interesting are obliged to exaggerate…”

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Crazy People

March 5, 2010

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Some people are crazy. Then…. there are these guys. The must-see video of the week, OK Go’s “This Too Shall Pass.”

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Since the beginning

March 5, 2010

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“Since the beginning of man, the hours between the coming of night and the coming of sleep have belonged to the tellers of tales and the makers of music.” ~ Performer Walter Craft’s business card (I recall Walter telling me that some crazy-looking fellow came up to him on the streets of New Orleans and […]

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Japanese Love Affair

March 3, 2010

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A couple of years ago, when I first began hanging out with the Mercer Street irregulars after a magical Clementines gig at The Room Upstairs in Princeton, W.Va., I fell in love.

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I live by Miracle…

March 2, 2010

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The Ancient of Days by William Blake (a k a God as an Architect) “… As to Myself, about whom you are so kindly interested, I live by Miracle. I am painting small Pictures from the Bible. For as to Engraving, in which art I cannot reproach myself with any neglect, yet I am laid […]

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