favorite song

favorite song comes on  static electricity  and the people that know say yes hands outstretched to the sky lights turn to blue flash to magenta now’s the time for your best dance moves or sometimes you just sit back and smile arms laced in back of your head close your eyes nod to the beat…

inside music

in my favorite kind of music  sometimes you can see space birds flying with sparkly rainbow tails  paint the sky fire red bubbles drift up from the ocean  yellow blue and purple  like a fizzy drink and birds sing love songs to each other songs of togetherness like how drifting and swooping  through the magical…

and when that song comes on

sound machine radiating music out to the world straight to the bottom of the ocean  creates this ripple effect  you can see it move in slow motion or backwards never know where you’re going but it’s bouncy it bends and tests your balance as the bass goes down  and when you find the right note…

about choosing music

they listened close  the songs were the words they were waiting for they were songs that comforted they were songs that moved them to action  and they thought ah, now i see i know what to do and i feel confident in my forward direction such is the power of song

lingering before connection

back room flashing with bright lights at the beginning only the dancers and the music a symbiosis no one could interfere with groove twists the beat groove spins and the dj’s swaying from side to side cueing up the track cueing up the track music filling pink red foggy air dry ice makes clouds inside…

fluidity

when you dance it’s not hard your body tells you exactly what to do  and you just roll to the next thing keep going keep it moving keep your body moving and you step  keep stepping along make your own syncopated little steps to the beat that fit with the beat that make additional music…

music preferences for those in the know

Quiet, warm music with a clear pulse. Music that had an element of slowness and subtle change in temperature. Music that was all-consuming and that could be felt deep within. This was the music that June liked best. And there were two spaces and times she knew where to find it: -before midday in the…

entwined

This is inspired by a play i started a while back.  The two were dressed all in black. Skin tight. Shadows around their eyes and half their faces in the darkness of the warehouse. bright lights that changed colors, patterns. Flashes and spotlights. The two, motionless like a tableau, like statues. Expressionless, stoic faces. Not…

song selector 

i play the music and select the songs there’s a crate next to me and it contains every emotion i plan to hit this evening out of all the songs on all the albums art within art of pairing the right song with the right moment out of all the songs on all the albums…