Wednesday, July 5, 2017

storm coming

A person can listen to the song "I Can See Clearly Now" on You Tube:  it's good to view the Johnny Nash video, and also the Jimmy Cliff video.  They're similar in that they feature a series of still photographs of beautiful, highly colorful outdoor scenes.  The Jimmy Cliff one shows lyrics in case you want to sing along....

I read a little about Johnny Nash online:  his story arc has something in common with that of Bobbie Gentry -- a very big success with one fantastic song, and then walked away from the music business to lead a very private life, and no interviews...


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clouds gather like protesters

lightning's silent shriek

punctuates the rumbling sentences of

thunder giving a whole new


to the expression, "Ready To Rumble"