Monthly Archives: July 2011

The Five Senses: TOUCH

TOUCH LITERATURE Diane Ackerman “Natural History of the Senses” Christine Hemp “An Abstract Art” Marie Howe “Practicing” Stephen Dunn, “Tenderness” Brian McGrath “Mad Nude Mommies” Jack Gilbert “Music [..]

Poems and Ponderings

The Five Senses: TASTE

  MUSIC Lyle Lovett “Church” Ned Rorem (to an Andrew Glaze poem “A Journey”) sung by Susan Graham Soundtrack from Big Night “Mambo Italiano” William Byrd “The Great [..]

Poems and Ponderings

The Five Senses: THE EYE

MUSIC “Moving Cloud”  Matt Molloy (“Heathery Breeze”) “When Love Comes to Town” Herbie Hancock & Joss Stone (“Possibilities”) “Fields of Gold” Eva Cassidy (Songbird) “The Chair” George Strait [..]

Poems and Ponderings

The Five Senses: THE EAR

  POEMS  Stanley Kunitz “The Round” Christine Hemp “Outgrowing My Body” Robert Frost “Mending Wall” Celia Rose Langford “Spring” Sandy Diamond “Identity” from her CD Quasimodo and the [..]

Radio Shows

Van Gogh’s Chairs

Van Gogh’s Yellow Chair. Arles, 1888 Van Gogh ached to have friends, artist friends to hang with. He invited Gaugin to Arles that winter of 1888 with high [..]

Poems and Ponderings