Silent Cacophony

Silent Cacophony is the perfect name for this blog. It captures the magic of writing in a way that no other phrase can. Words speak volumes even though they make no noise at all. If my writing speaks to you, please contact me. I’d love to hear from you.

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The Montessori Toddler – What a Great Idea!

There are a lot of misconceptions about the Montessori method of education. While I knew the name, I must admit I knew little else about it. After doing a considerable amount of research, I am completely sold on it and…

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Mastermind, TempoMental, and Mad Hattr on Word is Bond

This week’s edition of Word is Bond Rap Radio takes you on a trip. First, we start off with some brand new music including Paul Wall, Cee, Wildelux, AZ, Gift of Gab and more. Then we dive back in time…

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Knee Deep Crew on Mastermind Street Jam

The Knee Deep Crew came through the Mastermind Street Jam show back in August of 1996 and I taped it off the radio. The freestyle session on this tape is too dope. You won’t want to miss this one. If…

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Influence

Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert B. Cialdini This was an interesting book about all of the different ways we are sold things. Companies use the science of persuasion to get us to buy their products. A lot of…

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Ultra Beast (4-Ize & Senor Kaos) on Word is Bond

Episode 485 of Word is Bond Rap Radio features an in-depth and exclusive interview with Ultra Beast. 4-ize and Senor Kaos break down the science behind their group name, talk about the creative process, and look at why we might…

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DJ Little Jaz on the Mastermind Street Jam

Little Jaz is the guest DJ for this edition of the Mastermind Street Jam show as heard on Energy 108 back on August 19, 1996. Mastermind interviews his as well. That, plus great music. This show always was a “must-listen”…

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Divas in the Dark – Friday!

ProjectBE presents Divas in the Dark. Join us for a Fun Filled Night with the one and only Tynomi Banks from Canada’s Drag Race with special guest entertainers . . . Roxy RhymesPhoenix BlackElixxirrRegina BenoitPoision Ivy-LeeOliver Personas’s with music by…

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Wycked Truth & Acid Raine Live

This edition of Word is Bond Rap Radio starts off with brand new music from Eternia. Even if you aren’t a Day 1 fan, like me, I am sure you will be nodding your head and enjoying this tune. Most…

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Know School – A New Way of Learning

I often find it hard to sleep the night before school starts every year. Even though I have spent countless hours setting up my classroom, writing lessons, and organizing resources, my mind races with possibilities. Today, my mind is racing…

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Mastermind Street Jam – Tape 84 (Aug 96)

Here is Tape 84 of my collection of the Mastermind Street Jam mixshow. It features music by . . . Artifacts, Beatnuts, Big Noyd, Black Moon, Brand Nubian, Ghostface, Heltah Skeltah, M.O.P., Nas, Notorious B.I.G., Pete Rock & CL Smooth,…

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