British electronic composer, James Blake, and Justin Vernon of Bon Iver met at SXSW last spring and decided to collaborate. They transmitted this song back and forth to each other via email. I started thinking about how we all collaborate through social media. So, with names removed, this is a poem collaborated from Facebook status messages over the course of the last twenty-four hours:
Your voice was already diluted:
My prayers go out to all those without electricity and those suffering because of the storm.
Could it be the drum gods are pleased?
Are YOU Dreaded?
Live your daily life in a way that you never lose yourself.
That two years was a haze. But a lovely haze. You saved me.
Those fucks keep bombing us, dead birds don’t decay, I’m always tired but cant sleep, and self love just don’t cut it.
This morning I hit a deer on the way to take the kids to school. I do believe the good Lord is telling us to slow down!
Col. Bruce and $2 beers. Come on down!!!
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Today was one of the worst days in the history of bad days. And that’s me being positive about it.
Fuck this place.
Thank God that never happened. Forget the rest of the mess. It was 107 degrees.
Feel you on that homey.
Back to the island!
Take me with u darling
We have power if you need anything.
posted by holly.