top Sweet Ruby Claire

"Masquerade began when nightfall finally woke
Like waves against the bandstand, dancers broke to the painted mandolin
Looking out to the crowd who is standing there
Sweet Ruby Claire at Rubin stared, at Rubin stared
She was dressed as Pirouette in red
And her hair hung gently down"

Robert Hunter

top Old Providence

"Old Providence! It was this place and the mysterious forces of its long, continuous history which had brought him into being, and which had drawn him back toward marvels and secrets whose boundaries no prophet might fix. Here lay the arcana, wondrous or dreadful as the case might be, for which all his years of travel and application had been preparing him."

HPL, 1927

top The Projectionist, circa 1979
top Missa Nocturna

"Missa Nocturna"

Ecclesia Sanctorum Petri et Pauli
Providence, Rhode Island,
December XXV, MCMLXXXII

top The 11:19 "Melancholy" to Providence