Tag - poetry

32 Days of Halloween V, Audio #4: Haunted...

Our next reader for 32 Days of Halloween audio is ScottC. Here’s “Haunted Houses” from Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Enjoy. [audio:] Find it directly here. Or subscribe to the feed to get all the 32 Days audio. If...

32 Days of Halloween V, Audio #2: Nemesis

For tonight’s round of 32 Days of Halloween audio we’re sticking with poetry and having some H.P. Lovecraft, no doubt the first appearance of many that his words will be making. We started off doing audio with Erich Zann and then...

Gil Scott-Heron

RIP: Gil Scott-Heron

My memory is crap, but here’s what I think I can tell you about how I came across Gil Scott-Heron for the first time. I believe I discovered him through the same radio show that introduced me to Tom Waits: Dr. Sheppard’s Electric...

Morbid Whimsy Live: A Trailer

As previously announced, I’m doing a live show June 4th in my hometown. The details are here. The show is called An Evening of Morbid Whimsy, Live. And the question on everyone’s lips is “What is Morbid Whimsy?” I...

Bill Moyers: The Language of Life DVD

Headsup: Poets, Lilliputians & CG...

There’s a lot of stuff that comes out all the time, and the companies are want your attention and mostly…your coin. But, you know, it’s your coin and you have to take care where you spend it. With these posts we try to take...

Morbid Whimsy Live

An Evening of Morbid Whimsy, Live

You are cordially invited. I wanted to give you all, the million-plus of you being my closest and dearest friends, an invitation to the first official one-man live show I have ever done. I am performing under my stage name so that the entire...