Song thất lục bát: High Grass

shrapnel caught beaming moonlightbat cauldrons ping night songs slowblossoms star-struck lie lowrest now awake below high grass Song thất lục bát (double seven, six eight): A quatrain comprising a couplet of two seven-syllable lines followed by a Lục bát couplet (a six-syllable line and an eight-syllable line). Each line requires certain syllables to exhibit a … Continue reading Song thất lục bát: High Grass

Blowing in the Wind (Equalty Edition)

Song by Bob Dylan and Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersEdited by The Twisting TailHow many roads must someone walk downBefore you call them human?How many seas must white doves sailBefore they sleep in the sand?Yes, 'n' how many times must the cannon balls flyBefore they're forever banned?The answer, my friend, is blowin' in the windThe … Continue reading Blowing in the Wind (Equalty Edition)

Death of the Scat Man aka the endless Scat

Reclining in a hospital bed, Heart monitor beating to the rhythm, the Scat Man knows it's time. He tears the mouth tube free and sucks in a lung full of air. One. Last. Scat. Bop ba bodda bope Be bop ba bodda bope Bop ba bodda bope Beeeeeeeeeeeeeeee eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee … Continue reading Death of the Scat Man aka the endless Scat