Sayin’

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‘mix a little wisdom
with a little bit of mercy’
–  author – ?

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Haiku #8 (Turning back the clock)

Ravine, oil on canvas By ‘Inez’

time is redesigned
lightness becomes eerie dark
winter grips the sky

written for Haiku Heights
weekly prompt ‘Nature’

Ode to *Jimmy

you came
dressed in deep concern for who we are
asked me to listen
to come
to join
ALL THAT IS ME
WITH ALL THAT IS YOU

journeying to ancient stones
heavy with stories of the deeper meaning of life…
to remember we talked
without words
without air…
perfect understanding
in the blackest of black

*I read/heard that Hendrix originally spelled his first name “Jimmy”, but that he was convinced by his manager , Chas Chandler to change the spelling of his first name to ‘Jimi’ for marketing reasons.

Always interesting to read about artists, and their relationships with other art forms. Reaching out in order to grow from within, and, learn from each other.

Arnold Faber "Vibeman's" Blog

I have concluded that dance, music, art disciplines etc. are really all the same. The learning, acquiring experience, avenues for making a livingANDpolitics run a real life parallel. I have found, through the years, that there seems to be a genuine simpatico between people of different disciplines when they are in fact genuine. I really love when they crossover and work together (i.e. music w/art; dance w/music; film w/music).

Recently an artist friend of mine told me about a very interesting group of jazz/art musicians. I am posting this little bit of info with the hope that someone may send further links, sites, etc. my way as I can’t seem to find much about them. I would have loved to hear and see them in action (maybe there is some footage, audio etc.).

Artists’ Jazz Band (AJB), a pioneering Canadian free-jazz group initially composed of…

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