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Poet’s Beat on Jazz Canvas ~ “Sleeping with the Dictionary” by Harryette Mullen featuring Betty Carter – “I Could Write A Book – Edit”

Poet’s Beat on Jazz Canvas ~ “Sleeping with the Dictionary” by Harryette Mullen featuring Betty Carter – “I Could Write A Book – Edit”

Dictionary Page Art

Dictionary Page Art

Welcome to my world, it is filled with writing, writing and oh yes more writing.  However, when I am not writing, sleeping, eating…my research is both auditory and visual albeit contemporary visual art, literary art, jazz arts, I would consider it a minimalist life in the sense that my gratitude for what Godhas blessed me with is life and all the natural things that come into…

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”Success Comes From Patience & Persistence” —- (Quote by Steve Ryan)…. http://t.co/wjDFL9HoDw

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Part One ~ The Book Proposal for My Memoir: A Song From My Father: A Creative Journey of Race AND Legacy ~ featuring Gil Fuller & Monterey Jazz Festival – Things Are Here –Performed by Dizzy Gillespie

Part One ~ The Book Proposal for My Memoir: A Song From My Father: A Creative Journey of Race AND Legacy ~ featuring Gil Fuller & Monterey Jazz Festival – Things Are Here –Performed by Dizzy Gillespie

I thought it would befitting to tell you that today is my birthday.  Also, last night I had an Aha! Moment when I realized that my website Fifty Shades of Jazzis a composite on canvas of my life….  Importantly it is a composite of the various aspects of my life.  That being said, I feel that I can conceive that there are more than just one book …1- my Breast Cancer journey with my mother (“Saved…

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Jazz Mindfulness Improv Conversations ~ Improv on the Brain ~ The Unspoken Language study of Charles Limb by Nick Zagorski

Jazz Mindfulness Improv Conversations ~ Improv on the Brain ~ The Unspoken Language study of Charles Limb by Nick Zagorski

“Unlike during spoken conversation, when processing music, the brain shuts down areas linked to meaning and activates areas linked to syntax and structure. This allows musicians to focus on playing and responding to music within an intuitive framework. “We think that to be creative, you have to have this weird dissociation in your frontal lobe,” says Limb. “One area turns on, and a big area shuts…

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