Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Gonzo's Wishing Song

Sometimes, my words don't flow. Sometimes my songs come out flat. Sometimes I realize just how fragile everything is. In the times of doubt and fear, I retreat to the wisdom passed on to us by the old masters. I rely on musicians, poets, and storytellers to put my tangled emotions back into their proper context. Dreamers all, and the world is a better place for being filled with them.

Tonight I pass on one of the most wise and touching poems I have ever heard or am ever likely to hear. It was written by one of the greatest dreamers of our age, and it shows.

Ladies and gentlemen, The Great Gonzo:

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