Kauai/Princeville, day 8
Daylight Savings Time! Last observed in Hawaii in 1945, so no effect here. Except that we’re now 6 hrs behind folks on the east coast, rather than 5.
Yet another rainy/lazy day, and that’s just fine with us. I’ve begun working on the setting(s) of Jim Brasfield’s Celan, to be a part of a larger set which will include Palladium, the poem of his I set a few years ago now. Celan is quite brief, and enormously evocative for/to me. I am planning to include several different settings of this poem within the set—1st, 3rd, 5th/last, with Palladium and Renaissance 2nd and 4th. My initial concept is to use Celan to set the scene for the larger poem to follow, as it seems to do a fabulous job of articulating the nature of expectation. So Celan’s sever...Read More