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Daily Meditations: 11/26/15

…in progress…

Scripture Reading

Wayne Grudem – Systematic Theology

Random Thoughts

Happy Thanksgiving!  I am thankful for the grace and faithfulness of God in my life.   59 more words

Joanna Newsom - Divers

Since her debut record The Milk-Eyed Mender, Joanna Newsom’s brand of intellectual folk music infused with psychedelica has consistently received widespread praise. Newsom has had numerous successes as a harpist, pianist, and vocalist, and also as an actress, exploring avenues beyond music in between album releases every few years.  616 more words


Ben’s Music Reviews- Divers

By Ben Mulick

Rating: 7/10 FFO: St.Vincent, Fleet Foxes, Ra Ra Riot, Sufjan Stevens  

Joanna Newsom, independent music’s own beloved chamber-pop star, soothes listeners with new fairytale-esque ballads in her 4th studio LP, Divers. 665 more words

Arts & Reviews

odds and ends.

Good morning, friends! What are you up to this weekend? I am teaching and babysitting, then going out with some friends (here). As usual, here’re a few links to help you get your weekend started right. 82 more words


Annabel Mehran photographs musician Joanna Newsom for her new album, "Divers"

Annabel Mehran has been photographing Joanna Newsom, the critically acclaimed singer-songwriter-harpist, for a number of years now. Their collaborations have produced images ranging from… 57 more words

Recent Work

Album Review: Joanna Newsom - Divers

Joanna Newsom

Divers (Drag City)

It only takes the most cursory of listens to appreciate why so many are drunk on Joanna Newsom’s wordplay. Even those who aren’t so keen on the work of the Californian singer/composer/actor/general polymath tend to size up her encyclopaedic vocabulary as one of her central attributes, and indeed, Newsom’s four-strong discography is bursting at the seams with intoxicating language drawn from arcane phrases and precise poetry. 949 more words

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