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Poem For Veterans Day

I stand here One leg on the bottom step On the stairs above me Thinking deliberately About just the right next moment To lift my other leg Just the right way So my next step Won’t trip me up And leave me in a wheelchair The rest of my life. Every time And I create […]

RIP Katherine Smith (1919ish-2017)

So when I learned the exact time Wednesday that my old friend Katherine died I thought back about “what was I doing at that very moment?” I had an afternoon assignment teaching one of the farther schools I sub at so I drove to a natural spring near there to fill up some 1-gallon containers. […]

Thank you, person who taught me troubleshooting, whoever you are…

I’d like to thank whoever taught me troubleshooting so long ago. I think I’ve used that skill set five times in the past two months! And this time I just really want to tell the whole world about.   OK, so my fob to my car was starting to work less and less, 2nd and […]

& also in DIGITAL MUSIC NEWS:

& also in DIGITAL MUSIC NEWS: OK, now what’s Groove Sale? In my tiny but growing revenue stream, the two groups treating me best these days are Tidal and Groove. Thank you, thank you thank you! Looks like my most popular song in the U.S. is still Frybread but the biggest interest all over the […]

How & where U can buy my Frybread song. :)

You can buy the song at iTunes and Amazon too but I’ve always made it available lots of places free (pro bono) as well. http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00C36NL1E http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/chiapaneca-single/id446265622     Call me crazy, sure. But it’s always been more important to me that I share this story with people all over the world than make a buck […]

UPDATE: (Can’t believe I left something this crucial out 6 years ago!)

Holy wah. 6 years ago I forgot to include the actual link to the music video of a song so people had to find it on their own.   Lo siento, desculpa me.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1eLnOhVRr1o     So here’s an explication:   The story behind “Chiapaneca,” a song. (Girl From Chiapas) – a Flamenco/Huapango mix. […]

Track List for Marc Frucht’s Free 2012 Christmas CD

Christmas Rekkid, a Free CD by Marco Frucht Track List: 1) Intro Eastern Point Beach 2) Anarcho Jazzm Arch (A March) 3) Old Folksinger 4) Ziggy’s Little Drummer Boy 5) Completely Different 6) Burma Shave 7) Roll In My Sweet Baby’s Arms 8) Bunion 9) How Come (You Do Me Like You Do) 10) It’s […]

RIP Sam Houston Kingfisher, an old friend I met on the Navajo rez.

RIP Sam Houston Kingfisher, an old friend I met on the Navajo rez. I just found out an old friend, Sam had died two years ago. Sam’s dad Eagle Kingfisher was really good friends with Sam Drywater who I met in Tulsa in 1992. http://obits.dignitymemorial.com/dignity-memorial/obituary.aspx?n=Sam-Kingfisher&lc=7384&pid=161047990&mid=5305660 A very headhitting funny story I can tell you about […]

New London’s 5th Annual Youth Talent Show Is Going To Be Sooooo Awesome!

This just in from The New London Youth Talent Show ***BREAKING NEWS*** The results are in. Thank you all! It was tough, but the search is over. We are excited for this year and promise an EPIC showcase! Be sure to tell your friends and family! Bring joy this Holiday season. Tickets go on sale […]

CEREMONY: NAMA15 Realtime Hilites From the ATIZINE LiveTweet.

    CEREMONY: Donating Some More Journalism Skills to the Native American Music Awards By marco capelli frucht [inline] http://frucht.org/atizine.jpg [/inline]   So here’s my reverse chronology rundown of the Nammys last night. Their 15th annual.  There were a couple glitches at the beginning of the show from the webstream’s point of view but overall it went […]