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Songwriting is the charmer's art.

Songwriting is the charmer’s art. When a first hear a song that moves me, I become thoughtlessly rude. My senses shift from whatever or whoever held my attention to the source. 126 more words

On Writing

Jackson Browne - Before The Deluge

Let the music keep our spirits high
Let the buildings keep our children dry
Let creation reveal its secrets by and by

Jackson Browne

Every Day Stuff

Jackson Browne/The pretender

At times I feel so opaque

As if the whole world

Sees and knows

Me.

Poetry

#492: Running on Empty, Jackson Browne

Released: 1977

If it takes all night, that’ll be all right
If I can get you to smile before I leave

Yet another “oh, this song” song.

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Rolling Stone 500

Gary, Forever Young

Just before I moved from Stamford to Boston for grad school, everyone in the Westhill High English Department signed a small artist’s drawing book, leaving me sweet farewell notes and memories of our three years of teaching. 872 more words

Reflections And Meditations

Take It Easy (Live)

How’s your week going?  As for me, well, I’m standing on a corner in Winslow, Arizona… in spirit, anyway!  Here to smooth over any rough edges for us are the Eagles performing Take It Easy. 282 more words

Songs

Song of the day: 19 January 2015

Jackson Browne released this album, Running On Empty, in 1977. On this album, there was a single that got a double A-side. One part of the song was The Load-Out, a tribute to the roadies that helped Browne build up the stage before a performance. 57 more words

Song Of The Day