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Testing Reality

Here in this corner of Los Angeles, where Joni Mitchell’s Laurel Canyon meets Jim Morrison’s Sunset Strip – the Doors used to be the house band at the Whisky-a-Go-Go just down the street – the morning begins with the thump … Continue reading

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After Long Silence

Maybe Yeats had it right: Speech after long silence; it is right, All other lovers being estranged or dead, Unfriendly lamplight hid under its shade, The curtains drawn upon unfriendly night, That we descant and yet again descant Upon the … Continue reading

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