Monthly Archives: March 2012

Hototogisu (Nightingale)

  “Now I do not know whether it was then I dreamt I was a butterfly, or whether I was now a butterfly dreaming I am a man.”  Chuang Tzu, philosopher Early one morning, I happened to be awake and … Continue reading

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Lark in the Clear Air

Those familiar with traditional Irish music would know this well-known song, “Lark in the Clear Air”.  I prefer the rendtion by the incomparable Cara Dillon on her CD, Cara Dillion.   The lyrics are attributed to Samuel Ferguson, circa 1850. Between … Continue reading

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