Wednesday, July 5, 2017
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"