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Episode Info: Songs in this episode: Angry Eagle .   Lost Souls Left Luggage .  Autumn LeavesWritten By Tia McGraff , Fawn Ti Music SOCAN  Tommy Parham, MandiTY Music ASCAPI End Up Going That Way:  Tia McGraff and Greg Crowe, Crowes Choice Music BMIOne Tin Soldier: Dennis Lambert and Brian Potter : Songs Of Universe Inc.Acoustic music backing Poem reading: Chris Haugen | Track: Mind Stream Download MP3 - Ambient | Inspirational Chris Haugen playlist: Ambient music playlist: Inspirational music playlist: 2009 Stn. Fire: Los Angeles Fire Dept. 911: WHEN GREAT TREES FALLBy Maya AngelouWhen great trees fall, rocks on distant hills shudder,lions hunker down in tall grasses, and even elephants lumber after safety.When great trees fall in forests, small things recoil into silence, their senses eroded beyond fear.When great souls die, the air around us becomes light, rare, sterile.We breathe, briefly. Our eyes, briefly, see with a hurtful clarity.Our memory, suddenly sharpened, examines, gnaws on kind wordsunsaid, promised walks never taken.Great souls die and our reality, bound to them, takes leave of us.Our souls, dependent upon their nurture, now shrink, wizened.Our minds, formed and informed by their radiance, fall away.We are not so much maddened as reduced to the unutterable ignoranceof dark, cold caves.And when great souls die, after a period peace blooms,slowly and always irregularly. Spaces fill with a kind ofsoothing electric vibration.Our senses, restored, never to be the same, whisper to us.They existed. They existed. We can be. Be and be better. For they existed.  ...
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