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Eric Owens Gift to The Crossing for a New Work by Kile Smith

I’m thrilled to be working with The Crossing again, and on such an imaginitive and momentous project. The commitment of so many to Donald Nally and this outstanding group of musicians has always been inspiring, but now, to see Eric Owens joining The Crossing family in this way, to support our music-making together in this new piece, is both humbling and exhilarating. 321 more words

New Music

Not in the protocol

Not in the protocol
for you to photograph
anything familiar.

Your job was to be there
and record everything

and by everything
I mean

only the stuff… 72 more words

Astropoetry

Apollo 11 and Apollo 8 crews sign off on an important Atlas rocket briefing

DS, two pages, 8.5 x 11, March 27, 1968. A printed “Agenda for Astronaut Briefing on S-II Stage,” signed in various inks on the first page by Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, Buzz Aldrin, James Lovell, Frank Borman, Bill Anders, and Jerry Carr. 221 more words

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Wednesday's Written Word

“There are many horizons that must be visited, fruit that must be plucked, books read, and white pages in the scrolls of life to be inscribed with vivid sentences in a bold hand” 7 more words

Books

March 14, 1928 - Birth date of Frank Borman, American colonel, pilot, and astronaut.

FRANK BORMAN
NASA ASTRONAUT (FORMER)

A hero of the American Space Odyssey, Frank Borman led the first team of American astronauts to circle the moon, extending man’s horizons into space. 279 more words

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