this album - Wee Tam, along with Big Huge and "The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter" catch a remarkable, light, prescient, wise impulse that blossomed and faded from (public) sight all too soon.... as one who lived through those days in a commune and also the Chicago Democratic Convention, guns on campus at Cornell - the light was so very much brighter and the response to irresponsible downright...
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ferkixlll:
Server Error?  Seeing who's paying attention or losing your Blogs. But "the incredible string band" was a treat to hear.

Go to Burningman.org and look for the link to "live webcast" - it is more secure than the youtube link. the temple will probably burn shortly after sundown in Nevada but I bet it will be more like 9 pm their time. it is a beautiful structure, and the fire should be amazing

you can either search for it on youtube as "burning man livestream" or go to (and join) Camp Envy at

https://www.campenvy.com/

which will also let you send a message to be placed in the temple, which will then burn with the temple on Sunday next.

Compared to youtube or other edited and often self-obsessed videos of burningman the webcam and its operator...
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leave the sound on... watch after dark... motorbikematt is the bees knees

I heard this on the radio 50 years ago, along with Howl, The Lion for Real, and something by Burroughs... blew me right out of high school and into the underground where I met folk arming Che Guevara (really)... i won't say those times were better - they weren't--but they surely weren't worse, and the leadership was only pathetic (Nixon & Johnson) not...
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when she made this -- also... she couldn't hear the music - she was born a deaf mute...

anjave:
The passion! Love it!
oldernow:
@anjave reading about her, musicians and stage hands said she had a real charisma and force--very easy to believe that!

thanks to @ferkixlll I got pulled in to this... let's see...

1- do you like blue cheese? Yes - many kinds, tho Stilton and Manchego are currently dominating that region of the cheese hamper.

2- coke or Pepsi? Not on your tintype! A proper Jamacan Ginger Beer upon occasion, or perhaps a Fever Tree Tonic... but mostly, nopt.

3- do you own a gun? Nope...
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oldernow:
@WICKEDARGYLE thanks!  I think the same of you!
ferkixlll:
#13 too true. #26 yet another option: "stand and deliver." #20 try for a group discount?

It is said (by my relatives anyway) that a Scot ought to have a folly somewhere on his or her property.. to that end we have installed a 400 pound Buddha head deep in our woods--we have 100 acres or so, and are the smallest lot on our gully. So by and by hikers will stumble upon this and wonder what it is doing here...
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anjave:
Nice!
ferkixlll:
The Merry Pranksters strike again.

Lady Montrevor

Christina Rossetti

I do not look for love that is a dream—
I only seek for courage to be still;
To bear my grief with an unbending will,
And when I am a-weary not to seem.
Let the round world roll on; let the sun beam;
Let the wind blow, and let the rivers fill
The everlasting sea, and on the hill
The...
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ferkixlll:
Interesting choice. That is a strength to wish for. ***About 5 years back saw a performance of "Goblin Market". Very thought provoking. ( if too much time on hands wade back into my Blogs and see what I thought at the time).