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Sixth Sense after Sundown

The wind was a torrent of darkness Among the gusty trees The moon was a ghostly galleon Tossed upon cloudy seas And the road was a ribbon of moonlight Over the purple moor . . . . Phil Ochs set Alfred … Continue reading

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Nullify the Night

I continue to receive musical messages. “I can’t go to sleep I think about the implications . . .” The song is “Overkill,” from Colin Hay of Men at Work.  I heard the acoustic version for the first time today. … Continue reading

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“Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story”

It’s my wedding anniversary.   It’s complicated when a birthday comes around for someone who’s not here anymore, and it’s complicated when a wedding date arrives after a spouse has died. This is the post I wrote two years ago:  … Continue reading

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