A Truant Disposition

"I must be idle."

A Step Sideways From Reality

Today I feel like I’ve stepped sideways from reality. It’s a day of wet hair, and mismatched socks. A day of muddy dogs and a muddled mind. The rain has been…I started to say “nice”…but no, it has not been very nice to me. Sound and fury, signifying nothing, a misty rain that can be […]

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First Day of Spring! Get Rain!

Today is the first day of spring! 😀 It started out stormy so I was writing fast this morning trying to beat the storm when I had to eventually unplug. We’ve had a lot of rain this spring already (unlike last year’s drought which started early), so I’ve been making new field recordings for the […]

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Rainmaker

I’m coping with the ongoing drought in the best way I know: I’ve returned to work on a project of field recordings of rain. I do field recordings of various things, natural sounds, noise, rhythm, odd sounds. It’s something I enjoy and usually spring finds me recording more hours of rain than I have time […]

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Squirrels dancing in the trees

Squirrels are dancing in the oak trees, backyard rainmakers sending mini-showers down upon the dogs in the lull between summer thunderstorms.

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