Sunday, July 19th
basement jukebox: sounds of Shreveport
B. L. Blade (Pastor Brady L. Blade Sr., 1939-, Zion Baptist Church; father of drummers Brady L. Blade Jr. and Brian Blade), “By His Grace We’ve Come a Long Way” (Parts I and II), 1982
other day, Chicago
bobbing and weaving
a know-nothing bird sings . . .
—Kobayashi Issa (1763-1827), translated from Japanese by David G. Lanoue