June 21 - Ah, Wilderness!

The sun sets on this tree later today than any other of the year,

the official first day of summer,

yet 92nd of our summerlike days,

high back up to


General catch-up after a feverish first week of summer teaching, beginning score-study of Dmitri Shostakovich's Suite for Two Pianos, Op. 6, No. 1 --

with errands out and

about town, and composition re page 33 Hamlet.  Somewhere in here, finish re-reading three

Richard Brautigan works: Rommel Drives Deep into Egypt,

The Abortion: An Historical Romance 1966, and 

The Revenge of the Lawn: Stories 1962-1970 (boning up on same at brautigan.net) and

multi-task with Harriet over several stimulating