Stand By Your Song

My golden-throated friend Dorian Spencer has produced a gorgeous song that's probably the best response to TM I've heard to date.

Hold The Phone

Hold the Phone - Jcagney   There used to be one in every house with its own end table or altar. ours was a wire stand crammed with phone books-- the first internet. if you remembered to clean it you'd wipe it down like a baby – its umbilical cord would braid itself over all the stories …

What About Bob?

Who was it said Poems are never finished, they're just abandoned?  I begin writing a poem after I assume some understanding about or appreciation over what I've just seen, experienced or remembered.  Sometimes the poem comes out in one chunk and I let it rest for a while, then go back and tidy it up:  Remove, add, clarify.  Sometimes …