JWDailies 06-08-2021

Song of the day: “On Top of the World” by bluegrass fiddle virtuoso Mark O’Connor, from his 2021 release Markology II. Here is the original version from his first guitar album, Markology, released in 1978. Poem of the day: “Six O’Clock Flight to the Interment” by Philip White. Fact of the day: The action-packed story … Read more

JWDailies 02-01-2021

Song of the day: “Changes” by Tony Rice. Exquisite cover of this classic Phil Ochs song that was first recorded by Gordon Lightfoot. I think Tony Rice might have been Gordon Lightfoot’s biggest fan. Poem of the day: “Acid” by Mary Oliver. One of her more difficult poems to contemplate. And though well-known, it is … Read more