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Surely not more beautiful

In Uncategorized on 20 February, 2012 at 00:26

Advent tide

In Uncategorized on 5 December, 2011 at 16:22

A little love with James Yorkston

In Uncategorized on 18 October, 2011 at 08:41

“Watching the park quieten from the hotel window, I hear you softly sleep…”

Why writers get distracted #26

In Uncategorized on 12 October, 2011 at 11:39

The Rhythm and Blues Alibi:

We’re just getting in the mood

A writer’s music – Now Wash Your Hands by The Great Park

In Uncategorized on 21 September, 2011 at 17:00

In the songwriters’ all-night café Tom Waites sits in a corner wreathed in smoke, surrounded by fellow players, back slapping and cackling to his chords. In another corner, distant but listening is Leonard Cohen, nursing a wine glass and contemplating puzzles he can resolve in lyrics. Stephen Burch, aka The Great Park, belongs in this corner.

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There is no such thing as bad weather

In Uncategorized on 8 September, 2011 at 14:11

When Sufjan sings

Summer concert

In Uncategorized on 15 June, 2011 at 20:41

We have come to the Hague to see not one, but several pieces by seven different composers. Shifting through the streets at unsteady, we are leaderless and unsure of the way between the station and the hall and how, as we look around, for each other and the street signs for guidance, we shudder and revolve, spiralling hopefully to our destination…[for more click below]

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