Posts Tagged ‘guitar’

Hearing New Generation Sounds: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

August 22, 2012

Lars Shurilla plays "chip music" at Provo's VelourI heard a friend’s son/
open my ears and mind to /
new sounds. Yeah, it rawked.

In Her Brother’s Memory: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

December 28, 2011

A friend’s brother, who was a guitar and banjo maestro, recently passed away. He befriended the homeless, bringing them home for Thanksgiving and Christmas.
This holiday season, I saw a homeless man standing on the corner, in the rain, with a guitar case next to him. I thought of my friend’s brother, rolled down the window, gave the minstrel some money, and said “There should always be music!” Then I wrote this.

She won’t even know/
I gave money to homeless/
guys with wet guitars.