Winter Born

Another great issue of Born Magazine has arrived on their web site.  Index by Ander Monson is definitely a movable feast.

Cage Adage

If you develop an ear for sounds that are musical it is like developing an ego. You begin to refuse sounds that are not musical and that way cut yourself off from a good deal of experience.  –John Cage

Categorized as Music

Born, Again

A great new issue of Born Magazine is up on the web.  I really like Wayne Miller’s poem called "Notes on the Night Highway II" and the art and music inspired by it. 


Have you checked out the cool new art & poetry collaborative projects at born magazine yet?  Their winter issue is on their web site now.  The poets featured include Michele Glazer and Bob Hicok.

Definitive Music

I read once that the music we listen to between the ages 18-24 is the music we revert back to for the rest of our lives. It provides us a measure for what music should be. It defines us. Is this true for you? For me, this music would be what we called "college radio."… Continue reading Definitive Music

Categorized as Music

How to Stay Curious

I’ve been considering the possibility of starting a blog about all-things-poetry for many months now. It’s not that I think I have the answers. Or even the questions. I’m not looking for a soapbox. But I am interested in the blog as zocolo, as town square, a place of exchange and conversation. I attended two… Continue reading How to Stay Curious