Wednesday, February 9th
voices I miss
Here, three weeks before dying from lung cancer, he’s bursting with life.
Leroy Jenkins (1932-2007, violin), live (Dewey Redman Memorial), New York, 2/4/07
Nothing in the cry
of cicadas suggests they
are about to die
—Matsuo Basho (1644-1694), translated from the Japanese by Sam Hamill