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Kerouac in Mexico, Snyder in Japan and Jazz from Banff – Postcard #7

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In Volume 7, Dave, chilling with sake and smoking jazz tracks, reads from Jack Kerouac‘s “Lonesome Traveller,” “Mexico City Blues” and “American Haiku”; Gary Snyder from “The Backcountry”; and haiku from masters Issa Kobayashi and Basho; and finally his own original haiku and haibun.

Chill out with: Kerouac in Mexico, Snyder in Japan and Jazz from Banff – Postcard #7 (14:22, .mp3, 16MB)
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Rousseau Confesses and more Letters from Russia – Postcard #6

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In Volume six, DaveO sits with ducks at Olympia’s Capitol Lake on a windy day and reads from Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s “Confessions” and offers a bit of discourse on transparency, plus reads two more original “Letters from Russia” epistolary literature.

Sit down for: Rousseau Confesses and more Letters from Russia – Postcard #6 (10:00, 11MB, mp3, stereo)

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