Archive for May, 2011

May 29, 2011

Canadian artist Justin Hines sings from the heart. I wonder how South Africans feel about this video? http://ping.fm/OzTt3

May 29, 2011

“Hush chile. In the universe even the mistakes we make are music, so carry on.” -Minister Oye

May 28, 2011

If only for the cuteness factor you really need to see Hive Hackers tomorrow at 7:00pm at Mahon Hall. The sets, the costumes, the message & yes – the music – are really special.

May 26, 2011

Great story on our music in today’s Victoria Times Colonist with a byline that makes me giggle: “They might be Giants”: http://ping.fm/ZIV9q

May 23, 2011

Easing back into a verdant island life that is both familiar and new. Perhaps it is me that is different?

May 20, 2011

“Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I’m not perfect and I don’t live to be, but before you start pointing fingers make sure your hands are clean.” Bob Marley (and David Miller!)

May 19, 2011

Returning to a lush lilac-scented island. Lambs and bees and restless children – everything pulsing with the fecund music of May.

May 17, 2011

Amsterdam in the rain… Navigating a sea of bicycles during the morning commute as I walk through the flower and flea market, missing the open vibrant rhythms of Africa. Back to the airport and homeward bound.

May 15, 2011

Full scorpio moon rising over Harare. So much love lives here, but there are shadows also. Today I packed with a heavy heart. Tomorrow, the great return…

May 14, 2011

Safari… Elephants nearly charging us in the dark, elegant zebras grazing under a gnarled, smooth-skinned babar tree, diving off a sailboat into the most crocodile infested waters in the world (we were in the middle, they are by the shore) and a moon so bright you can see the sillouettes of lions hiding in the golden grass…