As good as coffee is to get me going in the morning, listening to Peter Gabriel’s Biko is guaranteed to get me fired up. I was fortunate enough to see him in concert years ago when I was in university and he ended his show with this song. In fact, the band stopped playing one by one until only he was on stage, then he left too while the crowd continued to chant Biko over and over. I love the driving rhythm. I always feel like I can conquer the world after hearing it. So…let’s have a look at the big pile of mss.
PROLOGUE: A BLACK CONDOR DIPPED her featherless head and flapped her wings, straining for height. Another vulture drifted in front of her, forcing the condor to climb higher in the crowded wheel of circling birds. The condor struggled, her body weak from having little to eat over the past month. The sun had yet to… Read more »