The Brel Chronicles_Part 1 From Bob Navis Jr.

JACQUES BREL IS COMING……

a metaphysical postcard from bob navis jr

Eiffel Tower

this picutre was taken by me in September 2012    OOOOLALA!

READ THIS!     aLL OF IT!!!    dO IT!!!!!

Mon amours!  THInk oF ThIs PoSt aS tHe bEgiNnIng oF  ThE bREl ChROnICleS: A MoNTh of inspirational WRItIGS/VIDeOS/tHOuGHTS FroM mE, bOB NaVIS jR  <YOUR FRIEND AND PARTNER IN ART> to yOu, <A CHERISHED MEMBER OF THE NWT CREATIVE COMMUNITY>

WhY?  BECAUSE I WANT TO SHARE my pASSioN and seNse of AdVenTure for THIS man JACqUES BrEL…hIs PoEtiC soUL….hiS legacy as A live perFormer

HIS WORLD-VIEW……HIS SONGS……HIS REACH FOR THE “IMPOSSIBLE DREAM.”

WHY?   TO INSPIRE YOU TO AUDITION.   and/OR  to encourage others to audition…AND/OR to come and see our production of Jacques Brel in May  and/OR to live this winter into spring, looKing CLOSELY AT LIFE AROUND YOU. ThE liFE withIN YOU.

THE LIFE YOU FEEL IN YOUR BONES.   THE LIFE THAT YOU LOVE AND THE LIFE THAT MAKES YOU HURT.

to allow each moment of that life…..and every feeling that is born in those moments……deeply and with playful ferocity.

brel is a badger of the most fierce and honeyed variety……

LET’S BEGIN:

here’s a link (CUT/COPY AND PASTE)  to a video of the Jacques B  talking about FEAR.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=LCCV6ZllZAM

My favorite thought in this interview…..”Living without having fear is not living – you’d better be dead.”

hmmmm     talk among yourselves

JE VOUS AIME TOUS.   PLUS À VENIR.      BIENTÔT!

(you can translate the above by using GOOGLE TRANSLATE. Try it, it’s fun.)

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