the writer’s prayer

In the morning when the light falls like water

Over the words

Bless me and hear my calling

Over the words

Open my throat and untie the hard not

Over the words

Save me when I am deep in the well enough

When I am drowning in the desert

When I am diving in the dumpster

When I am mothing too close to the fire

When I falter when I fall into the water

over the words

~ Liana © 8/15


Photo: K.Strejc Ginn

a surprisingly happy Bluesfest

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A few shots from the 2015 Kalamazoo Blues Festival featuring Shemekia Copeland, J.P. Soars, Willie Sykes, and the incomparable Victor Wainwright. If I can’t sing like that, then I am at least thankful for a media pass that got me … Continue reading