Yearly Archives: 2009


In summary of late

One Wednesday one of the wise men said something reminding me of lightning that had been set aside. Hours later, one candle flickers and the iPod blasts a constructed soon-to-be-reality. It is the wee hours of Thursday morning. The next night certain words are sung and tracked. Never mind an altar when you have access […]


Look, Ma, I’m in the paper…

Nothing to do with maQLu per se, but it involves me, so why not? Originally posted on my other blog, Pyra Draculea Sound. Source Inside Vancouver’s school of rock Nimbus School of Recording Arts teaches engineers the whole music-business package By Chris Brandt, Special to The Sun August 24, 2009 10:40 AM Part 2 of […]


Under the Silver Sky

Today is a grey day. The wind is blowing, tree limbs bobbing back and forth in the breeze. Warm, but not oppressively so. No rain, that will come later. It reminds me of the open plains. The sky actually seems bigger on days like today than on blue sky days. The poplar trees are probably […]


Work and Will

…Willpower. Energy. Example. What has to be done is done… Don’t waste your energy and your time throwing stones at the dogs that bark at you on the way… Don’t put off your work until tomorrow. Don’t succumb to that disease of character whose symptoms are a general lack of seriousness, unsteadiness of action and […]