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A Tide Of Positive Change

« Wave » by Mark

The 23rd song written for the « 30 Songs for the Sunny Season » project is entitled « A Tide Of Positive Change » and was completed on March 24th, 2013.

The aim here was to come up with an inspiring and energetic song that can uplift the listener into an optimistic frame of mind. Considering the comments offered so far when I played it in public spaces, I’d venture to say that this particular objective has been achieved.

No audio nor video clips are available at this point as my game plan for this s (...)   


That which you can’t abide
Embrace as if a friend
Once you two have allied
No thing will make you bend

That which you can’t escape
Welcome as a teacher
You will never espouse
More talented lover

That which you won’t challenge
Can’t ever make you wise
But that which you surpass
In freedom makes you rise

That which you merely change
Comes back in a new guise
But that which you outgrow
Won’t again meet your eyes


COTD #4 : Waking In Heaven

Given the overwhelmingly positive reaction to Barack Obama’s election all over the world, “Waking In Heaven” seems like an unavoidable choice for today. This is a relatively short composition that starts with a minimalist approach, goes to the grandiose, and then takes a leap for the celestial. An irresistible mood lifter for me, it works well on its own, but I have a feeling that it could end up as the concluding part of a suite :

The quote of the day was inspired by tar, a new LinkedIn contact. Simple, but so appropriate, especially today :

An open mind creates change.

Earlier today I discovered Wordle, a very well-done on-line Word Cloud generator coded in Java, so I combined the two :