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A Lost Sound

Clarions have replaced the ringing of bells in many churches. The Marbletown Church in Stone Ridge, NY rang their bells once again so we could record them.

Sound And Story Collection

Poem Begun in Darkness

Writing late at night, alone in darkness

that is more than absence of light,

I drop into asleep at the keyboard -

awakened by sounds of coffee being made, 7 more words


Savanna, Georgia

At last, I can write an official city review.

Savanna, Georgia. Supposedly it’s one of the most haunted locations in the US, it’s certainly amongst the most historically valid and is reputed to be one of the more beautiful destinations of the South. 782 more words



I dreaded looking after the Tortoise , the week that Kate and her family were all on holiday.  I know nothing about tortoises, and we have never stayed at her house before.  515 more words

Dispatches from Berlin 7.7.14

Church Bell

Maybe the bell works—it got me to say ‘Jesus Christ’, at any rate, although I don’t know that the church fathers would have appreciated the string of expletives that followed. 450 more words


Church Bells

The sound of the English Countryside.
Ringing for all to hear.
No engines can ruin their sound.
Loud musical metal rules the air.

The same sound heard for a hundred years. 56 more words