Tag: noise

Sounds of Nature: Music or Noise?

 

Years ago, I was visiting with an acquaintance about living in our residential community. She loved it here, she told me, but she couldn’t stand the nighttime racket. I must have looked puzzled and asked what she was describing — THE FROGS CROAKING ALL NIGHT!

I looked at her with a stunned expression. Seriously?! I love to lay in bed, listening to the frogs chirp their delight at being drenched by recent rain. Their chorus was music to my ears.

Don’t misunderstand. I would never describe myself as a nature nut. Like most people, I love clear blue skies, walking on a mountain trail, admiring a rainbow after an afternoon rain, and breathing in the clean air.

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As I write this, I am watching the scene in Cobra Kai where Daniel goes to Mr. Miyagi’s grave and starts talking to him. He brings up the idea of losing “balance”, and wondering if Mr. Miyagi had all the answers, or if he was just good at covering things up. I get this question. […]

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In the long standing Tradition of the “People I Hate On Ricochet” thread, I am preserving the numbering of the “PiT”s.  Even though Max, our beloved Admin, has created another.  Since PiT 20B there has a been a parallel “music PiT”: 14 Biii (at the request of the PiT Mistress). ############# cut and copied from the […]

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