Traveler’s Ode (sung-Poem)

A sung-poem/live music performance video of “Traveler’s Ode.” Filmed at Satsop Nuclear Power Plant Cooling Tower 3 (Elma, WA). Published as a multimedia/video poem by Poetry Northwest, 1/21/19. Showcased in Cadence Video Poetry Festival, NW Film Forum, 4/3/19.

Music/Words & Sound Design by Dao Strom

Video Credits :
Director: Roland Dahwen
Director of Photography: Edward P. Davee
Sound Recordist: sidony o’neal
Mixing: Dao Strom & Jim Han
Mastering: Timothy Stollenwerk

With special thanks to Kyle Macdonald

Video produced by Patuá Films

 

 

TRAVELER’S ODE (LYRICS)

I’ve
memorized
every
promise
that was
gave
on that night
we were
told
we’d have
to go
& had
better
learn
to
travel
light …

[read whole poem here