Category: Words

Building A Successful Band

Fair warning. This one’s going to take a while… I’m usually not a fan of “listicles”; web articles that are number lists of things you must (or must not) do to be successful at one thing or another. But I did find some at recently that I’d like to discuss for a while. All…

By GerenM January 2, 2016 0


I’ve been meaning to put this up for a few months now. I wrote it back in November, after a poetry reading night at Birdies in town. This was my impression, written mostly in about forty minutes after we got home. Pretty girl in the red coat And the black stockings And the Audrey Hepburn…

By GerenM May 28, 2011 0

Ten Things To Learn From Japan

With their country in the midst of a colossal disaster – The Japanese citizens can teach plenty of lessons to the world: 1. THE  CALM: Not a single visual of  chest-beating or wild grief. Sorrow itself has been elevated. 2. THE  DIGNITY: Disciplined queues for water  and groceries. Not a rough word or a crude gesture.…

By GerenM April 12, 2011 0