Given the overwhelmingly positive reaction to Barack Obama’s election all over the world, “Waking In Heaven” seems like an unavoidable choice for today. This is a relatively short composition that starts with a minimalist approach, goes to the grandiose, and then takes a leap for the celestial. An irresistible mood lifter for me, it works well on its own, but I have a feeling that it could end up as the concluding part of a suite :
The quote of the day was inspired by tar, a new LinkedIn contact. Simple, but so appropriate, especially today :
An open mind creates change.
Earlier today I discovered Wordle, a very well-done on-line Word Cloud generator coded in Java, so I combined the two :
An Open Mind Creates Change created using Wordle (www.wordle.net)