This is a recording from eleven years ago today, 16 Nov 2011, in which Patrick talks a bit about his first father-in-law (John, who subsequently adopted me) as well as Patrick’s paintings and poetry, stories ahead of their time, Dori teaching reading through dance, and Patrick repeating the 11th grade. JPI’m the son of Patrick […]
A short dream I had at 1:00 AM on 6 Dec 2018.
I’ve figured out a way, I think, to include some long recordings on this web site. The following items now have links so that you can hear the recordings. It’s not an elegant solution, but it works. You’ll see the links defined somewhere in the introductory text for each of these conversations. (Hint: look for […]
I’ve created a new category and menu item for recordings of conversations I’ve had with Patrick from over the years and added a few items, including some humor, some philosophical musings about the end, and his recommendation for a film by Francesca Joseph. JPI’m the son of Patrick of Meadows.
Transcription of a recording from 25 Mar 2017. Patrick began by talking about a house in Valldemossa and Ivonne’s generosity with her mother, then the topic shifts gears to when to take his next pill. You can definitely here the pain in his voice. … that place in the house in Valldemossa where there’s an […]
Here’s a short conversation with Patrick about coffee. It’s from November 2011. Here’s a transcription JP: OK, the difference between cafe solo, espresso, cappuccino, cortado? JP: Cafe solo is espresso, cortado is … PM: an espresso with a stain of milk … JP: a stain of milk which is called in Barcelona … PM: Tallat […]
Here’s a conversation between Patrick and me on far-ranging subjects and beginning with his message to the grand kids, as a YouTube video using a bunch of still photos from 2011. Warning: it’s about 40 minutes long. The transcription follows. It’s not a perfect transcription, so listen to it when you have time. (I couldn’t […]