Sunday, July 19th

by musicclipoftheday

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




random sights

other day, Chicago


reading table

bobbing and weaving
a know-nothing bird sings . . .
fallen leaves

—Kobayashi Issa (1763-1827), translated from Japanese by David G. Lanoue