GIANT SQUID HAIKU


In italics: haiku by interviewer Tiffany Lee Brown
Not in italics: haiku by interviewee Aaron Gregory of GIANT SQUID…

…a fine musical combo, appearing in Portland on August 1 and around the country throughout the summer. Details on touring and new album (source of graphic above, The Ichthylogist re-released): giantsquidlives.com.

TLB:
to start i would ask

what is the meaning of life

in this universe?

AG:
The answer you seek
requires one to sit still
deep at the bottom

TLB:
my bottom is deep

and it is also quite wide
what jeans should i wear?

AG:
Bypass denim jeans
Try a suit of neoprene
Return to the sea

TLB:
The sea found me love

in meritridium fields

twenty minutes long

AG:

(Shit!! I didn’t even see this.)

Old memories grow
in those fields on the bottom
a life time ago

TLB:
Do memories seep

into the stuff of your songs?
haiku interview…

AG:
Absolutely true
Things of the past dominate
Lyrical content

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