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flow shuffle go

October 7th, 2021

when you sit in the dark, take a toke, tell the Artificial Intelligence to shuffle your playlist, and she starts with Thelonious Monk, you know you’re in the flow . . .

Misterioso – Thelonious Monk
Echolalia – Dead Can Dance
Walking In The Rain – Grace Jones
Transmission – Joy Division
God Is God – Juno Reactor
Scientist – The Dandy Warhols
Long Gone Lonesome Blues – Hank Williams
Jazz Police – Leonard Cohen
I Put A Spell On You – Mykal Rose
Kill Your Mama – Alicia Keys
Monkey In A Silo – Jim White
I Am Electro – Meat Beat Manifesto


 

super-fine shuffle . . .

October 6th, 2021

super-fine shuffle . . .

Cross Talk IV / Radio Lonelys – Oneohtrix Point Never
Pedestrain At Best – Courtney Barnett
Ashes To Ashes – David Bowie
Detective – No Doubt
Hangover Blues – Amythyst Kiah
Whitey On The Moon – Gil Scott-Heron
Old Age and Treachery – Waylon Jennings & Willie Nelson
Kickstand Hog – Critters Buggin
Thrills – Cake
Strong Feelings – Dry Cleaning
Easily Charmed By Fools – The Claypool Lennon Delirium
Trailer Trash – carolesdaughter
Watermelon Man – The Gun Club
I’ll Never Get Out Of This World Alive – Hank Williams
Only Happy When It Rains – Garbage
5:45 – JJ Sterry w/ Gang of Four
Kill Your Mama – Alicia Keys


 

another shufflethon anon

October 1st, 2021

fine fine shuffle . . .

Sounds Alien – Brian Eno & Rick Holland
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 In F Major – Bach
Elephant Ghost – Colonel Claypool’s Bucket Of Bernie Brains
Know Your Rights – The Clash
Criminal – Fiona Apple
Monkey In A Silo – Jim White
I Asked For Water (He Gave Me Gasoline) – Lucinda Williams
Mother’s Rope – Lightman Jarvis Ecstatic Band
Dizzy – Tuxedomoon
Gimme The Car – Violent Femmes
Friction – Television
Deep Pockets – Dana Gillespie
Federal Fundng – Cake
Harlem Nocturne – The Viscounts
Never Say Never – Romeo Void
I Wanna Be Your Dog – The Stooges
New Life – Do Nothing
A Swamp Dog’s Tale – Goat Girl


 

another deca-harvest

September 30th, 2021

10 day harvest

2021.9.21 – Far train wailing
2021.9.22 – The clock bongs fade
2021.9.23 – Light rain
2021.9.24 – Conversation with Wife 54
2021.9.25 – Status Report 311
2021.9.26 – Status Report 312
2021.9.29 – Walking dog
2021.9.30 – Dog leash one hand

~ ~ ~

Far train wailing
night rain falling
new day calling

~ ~ ~

The clock bongs fade
the sirens continue
the circle eats itself

~ ~ ~

Light rain
I walk faster
rain rains faster

~ ~ ~

Conversation with Wife 54

What does a pun become when it grows up?
“What?”
A midnight clear.
“Wha????”
Once a pun, a midnight clear.
“Sigh”
Whose sigh you on, anyway?

~ ~ ~

Status Report 311

Old waiting room folk
glance at younger wife
give me evil eye

One of those days
where this far’s
far enough

Sun gone
moon here
sleep

~ ~ ~

Status Report 312

In mini-mall
watching people pain walking
sidewalks cracked

Dust when dry
mud when wet
one-way road

~ ~ ~

Walking dog
petting cat
working 8-fold path

Caterpillar dies into butterfly
what about I?
new life, or lie?

~ ~ ~

Dog leash one hand
poo bag other
rising mist before me

Top leaf of tree
catches first sun
is this eleafist?


 

doin’ the segue shuffle . . .

September 27th, 2021

doin’ the segue shuffle . . .

O Money – The Mekons
Elephant Talk – King Crimson
One Of My Kind – Concrete Blonde
Bywater Bhangra (Improv #1) – The Dead Kenny G’s
If Jesus Drove A Motor Home – Jim White w/ Aimee Mann
Your Mama Won’t Like Me – Suzi Quatro
Johnny Feelgood – Liz Phair
Mechanical Flattery – Lydia Lunch
#1 Crush (Nelle Hooper Mix) – Garbage
New Orleans Is Sinking – The Tragically Hip
I Walk The Line – Johnny Cash
What We All Want – The Dandy Warhols w/ Gang of Four
I’d Rather Be A Devil – Guadalupe Plata
Misterioso – Thelonious Monk
Thanks A Lot – Ernest Tubb
Federal Funding – Cake
I Ate Lucy – Critters Buggin
My Shits Fucked Up – Kinky Friedman


 

shuffle nuff . . .

September 26th, 2021

shuffle nuff . . .

Rosegarden Funeral Of Sores – Bauhaus
Teenagers – My Chemical Romance
Restin’ Bones – Primus
Chaise Longue – Wet Leg
Hoochie Woman – Tori Amos
Give Me One Reason – Tracy Chapman
I’m Afraid of Americans (Nine Inch Nails edit) – David Bowie
The Snake and the Moon – Dead Can Dance
Egyptian Blues – Ellen McIlwaine
Pedestrian At Best – Courtney Barnett
Rainy Day Women #12 & 35 – Bob Dylan
Bad Karma – Miley Cyrus & Joan Jett
Thanks A Lot – Ernest Tubb
War Pigs – Cake
Family Pain – Swamp Dogg
The Resignation vs The Comeback Special – Todd Snider
Backward Country Boy Blues – Duke Ellington, Mingus, Max Roach
Nuages – Willie Nelson


 

10 day word harvest

September 20th, 2021

10 day word harvest

2021.9.13 – Don’t know where I’m going
2021.9.14 – Got my truth
2021.9.15 – black / white
2021.9.18 – Distant dog barking
2021.9.19 – Silent meadow
2021.9.20 – It’s too quiet

~ ~ ~

Don’t know where I’m going
till I leave where I been

Yes we have no mañanas
we have no mañanas today

You pay my life with your’s
I pay your’s with mine

~ ~ ~

Got my truth
ain’t THE truth
neither is yours

~ ~ ~

black / white
red
yellow
green
blue . . . history’s rainbow

~ ~ ~

Distant dog barking
rooster crowing
mist rising

~ ~ ~

Silent meadow
early morning mist
walking dog

~ ~ ~

Status Report 310

It’s too quiet
I know they’re out there somewhere
waiting

Pre-dawn coffee
pre-dawn bagel
pre-dawn toke

Used to live
at Drug & Wine
til wine went south

Dog sez
my food gone
have yours?


 

yr face’ll freeze like that

September 19th, 2021

some Smith crimes












 

potential fotos for future CCP, book 2 of 2

September 17th, 2021

potential fotos for future Crisis Chronicles Press, book 2 of 2:

2face

8eyelip

americanstandard

bingo

blacklight

buddhabound

cashpresley

coffeemaker

deadend

deadmansfingers

doo_wop

dyslexia

dyslexic

endoftheroad

fallingheart

ghostfeather

goingdown3times

greyway

headghost

hivehead01 (sculpture by Lady)

leafalone

lifewalk

lipservice

mothernight

mouthman

nightmood

quantumshadow

redfonewoman

reincarnation

sameoldsong

shroud

slidingscale

starkiss

subconscious

testsubject

timelord

wittgensteinschair


 

potential fotos for future CCP book 1 of 2

September 17th, 2021

potential fotos for future Crisis Chronicles Press, book 1 of 2:

1bird2lines

arise

badroadahead

blackcopter

bluebutterfly

circuitdiver

dandelion

eveningstar

fertilization

flightplan

getair

hearth

hereanddowntheroad

learntofly

mammonman

mindfrost

moodstorm

moonrisejunction

motherwell

onehandspaceman

opart

problem

shoeline

stairwellway

thereisawar

timelines

turkeytracks

twopigeonone

underside

updown

upendthis


 

 
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