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Through the sparks and the flame I knew that the claim of the Master of Sparks was gone.

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By Silverfish Imperetrix

By Silverfish Imperetrix, O Incorrupted Eye.

By Silverfish Imperetrix whose incorrupted eye
Sees through the charms of doctors and their wives
By Salamander Drake and the power that was Undine
Rise to claim Saturn, ring and sky
By those who see with their eyes closed
You’ll know me by my black telescope

Your green tree mantle from which these things derive
A lens of quartz and refract scope
That crystal lens whose crystal rope once
Bound me…

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nickcaveiscross:


Nick Cave is cross. Despite his carefully considered accompanying notes, his writing group said that some of the character arcs in his screenplay seemed unrealistic and that the first act turning point occurred too late.

nickcaveiscross:

Nick Cave is cross. Despite his carefully considered accompanying notes, his writing group said that some of the character arcs in his screenplay seemed unrealistic and that the first act turning point occurred too late.

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Thought for the Day

“Slowly, over the past decade or so, as I have built up a creative career I’ve learnt that the way to have a sustainably creative life takes three basic things:

1. Working little and often (perhaps for just 20 minutes or less a day).
2. Focus.
3.…

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Kick in the Pants (one please)

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): The four elements that compose
cocaine are the same as those that make up TNT, caffeine, and nylon:
hydrogen, carbon, nitrogen, and oxygen. The combinations and
proportions of elements are different in each substance, of…

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Quote of the Day

“Meekness: Uncommon patience in planning a revenge that is worth while.”

Ambrose Bierce

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A Curious Case

I’ve spent an afternoon relearning a short piece I wrote three or four years ago.
I came up with it the usual way, a chord pattern turns up under my fingers, then a second chord that I like, then a kept poking until I find a complete set.
A bit like…

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SAGITTARIUS (No…

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You have both a poetic and a cosmic
license to stretch yourself further. It’s best not to go too far, of course.
You should stop yourself before you obliterate *all* boundaries and break
*all* taboos and smash *all*…

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Addendum

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Further to last, I have remedied my computing woes.
Results at this link:

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It’s been a while, but here’s some fresh music.

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Beginning to hate computer recording

I had a P4 laptop with 750ish meg of ram, a 30gb hd, running Windows 2000, then XP.
I was using Cubase LE 1.1 and everything was fine. It never glitched while recording or during playback and it handled my largest project without issue, seven minutes of…

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