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One Thousand Word Challenge 128: Doing the Thing

There’s this thing that I am listening to right now and I thought I wouldn’t listen to it ever. It’s… interesting. Not sure if it is good. However, that does not matter right now. What matters is that the day … Continue reading

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Masashi Hamauzu: Wandering Flame

This was written over four listens. Initially I was just kind of “sketching” imagery and looking to go for a sense of balance between imagery and sound description. Instead of that I ended up giving a very, very rough idea … Continue reading

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Yoko Kanno: Pulse

This was written over three listens. I’m not sure as to if I was aiming for anything in particular or not. Regardless, I feel that in some parts this is awkward, whereas others it’s smooth. Yoko Kanno’s (菅野 よう子) “Pulse” … Continue reading

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Murder by Death: Raw Deal

Few more pauses when doing this one. I was hoping to avoid but I’ve managed to make myself feel ill, so I made this as easy as I could for myself. I’m mostly content with this as I think I … Continue reading

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Pat Metheny and Lyle Mays: It’s For You

I think I was looking more at imagery and mood than describing what was going on. Not sure if I did well, but I think that this is one of the better things in this series that I’ve written thus … Continue reading

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Peter Miller: Spirits Song

So this writing about music as it happens thing is now kind of its own thing away from the word challenges. I played “Spirits Song” a few times just to get it all down as I’m a bit drained this … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 747: Lunchtime Ramble

I’ve waited a little too long to do any writing during this particular shift and there is little time left for my break reserved for the period referred to as “lunch”, so I need to get moving pretty quickly and … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 734: The Opening Paragraph

Cold, cold and cold rain is falling from the sky and onto the earth. I am sheltered but that is of little reprieve as I am also inside and I’d much rather be outside, but not in the rain. I … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 537: Banal Stuff

The low hum of the sound that should be one that is buzzing is getting me in the situation that I am currently in. Well, it’s not, but that is beside the point at the given moment. There is a … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 399: Smiths Lake Again

Well, it’s a long day at the moment. This is one of those ones that I’ve written in advance, as I will once more be at Smiths Lake by the time this is being read by you all. So I’m … Continue reading

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