Sunday, February 19, 2017

15 Books of Published Poetry 1992 - 2017: John Conte "The Business of Poetry"

Whispering Angels 2017 
(in process of launching overhaul of site and new latest ebook Whispering Angels + Top 40 Celebrated & Dynamic Women of New Everyday Media)


BIG New Everyday Media 2014

New Media Matters: An Everyday Art 2012 (under construction at moment due to website overhaul)

The New Everyday Media 2009

Everyday There Is Something 2008 (for poetry click on sent emails)

Things We’re Afraid to Say: Webs of Everyday Life 2007
(for poetry section scroll down under sent email section)

Everyday Media 2005 (for poetry section scroll down under sent email section)

These Americana Blues 2005

Now 2004

Higher 2003

Vampire’s Gun 2003

MossHead-7 2002

Of Confrontational Love 1996

The Arena 1995

In This Place 1992

Releasing "Whispering Angels" Makes 15 Books of Published Poetry 1992 - 2017 by John Conte mystrawhat.com & TheNewEverydayMedia.com15 Books of Published Poetry 1992 - 2017: John Conte mystrawhat.com & TheNewEverydayMedia.com

Good Wishes, John

The Business of Poetry:

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Loss Prevention _ new February poem 2017

Waking up wanting to sleep more
A predawn stir my dog sniffing at the door
Inside-Outside he sits and sniffs the change
It"s black morning and there's heavy rain
My memory receives electricity to roam
Back to my father at the dinning room table
Working on an opening argument, summation
Closing argument; analyzing the New York Times
How open our California ranch was in the woods
And yet how protected its landscape and gates by design
An occupational medicine department where i was hired at
An independent hospital to work as its only outside salesman
IKEA was one of the companies I was to get back as a client
I had a history with a track record for opening and closing deals
The Coca-Cola Company, Liz Claiborne, HallMark, Baxter Intl.
The list went on my father's Health & Wellness he did on the side
Of his law practice with algorithms in the HRA from Stanford Uni
I tested the online software application that was massive and flirting
Working with a Robotics spinoff company with Artificial Intelligence
Then I moved on to the hospital outside of my father's companies and
New accounts I opened, closed and worked at to retain all in the same
Bayer Corporation president of North America to the Mom & Pop I
Sat down with at the kitchen table and had a beer or two after 5 o'clock
The one thing that loss prevention doesn't address is that of human pain
When someone close to you dies and others you know go too its no game
From my neighbor friend's grandmother from my grandmother's village
To getting the news in a far away city while all alone a long way home
About your own grandmother, your own titan father or the Chief of Police
Living next-door at the time he had to call and say "your nephew is gone
He's missing in the Ohio River it was an accident listen I'm truly sorry John"
Later taking me for a ride in his convertible Thunderbird after he retired and
He passed on too and the funeral home was crowded for Chief Jim Creese ...
I found my way with Business of Poetry and self taught: you can't prevent loss

Written Predawn February 7, 2017
John Conte
mystrawhat.com & TheNewEverydayMedia.com



Wednesday, February 1, 2017

In the hinterlands _ new poem 2017

In the hinterlands

Valleys we're driving thru

Rail yards with tracks to

Everyday hopes & dreams

As the trains come & go

We can see it come true

The business of poetry 

Sidewalk concrete seams

Logistics of trains & brains

Written by John Conte

MyStrawHat.com

January 27, 2017

#hinterlands #greater #metropolitan #pittsburgh #business #logistics #new #poem #original #poetry #brains #trains #pictures #selfie #writersofinstagram #amwriting #everyday #newmediaart




Good wishes,
John

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Tuesday, January 24, 2017

"You Get What You Deserve."

"You Get What You Deserve."

Rushing waters jettisoned time
Coming up on him frothing & foaming
His toes, feet, legs, sex organ, torso
Arms, neck, shoulders, head & hair water
Surrounding him at Zuma where he lie
Receding with a powerful Malibu tide
Exfoliating his skin while sand dragged back
Into the parade of Pacific aquatic pageantry
All the labels cast upon him dissipated with
Each rough yet gentle wave directed by Moon
He had been drinking on Sunset since Noon
If it wasn't for his tolerance he might die high on
Champagne, Bloody Mary's, banana margaritas
Labels cast to set him in a net by the starving
Unsatisfied appetite of ignorance and hatred
His wanted demise currency like Pieces of Eight
The currents kept taking it away and depositing
Out there in the middle of a dark deep ocean
As the salt sea air tickled his nostrils memories
He could be anywhere and felt that unaware
And so surprised to awake at home so alive
Shifting sands of time took placed labels & traps
Inside a reality called now rendered meaningless
Spanning time from midnight to dawn's highway
In the course of over thousands of rugged years
Kind of a thing designed by Business of Poetry

Draft 1
Written 5am Tuesday 1/24/17
John Conte
mystrawhat.com
& TheNewEverydayMedia.com



Good wishes,
John

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Monday, January 23, 2017

Bernie Sanders Lives On Via Paris Fashion Week for Men

 Bernie Sanders Lives On Via Paris Fashion Week for Men 

Bernie really did break-on-through but too bad he was targeted & mislabeled & held back by a diabolical systemic ruling class who plays by an alternative reality (if there wasn't such diabolical play in HRC's behalf - see email scandal story & watch & read media reports on H. vs. Bernie - Bernie would have beaten Trump. Do you get it?! Bernie would've beaten Trump).

Culture Eats Strategy for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner bigTime: during Paris fashion week, designer Demna Gvasalia drew inspiration from an unlikely source: U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders.
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-01-18/bernie-sanders-is-now-a-fashion-icon?cmpid=socialflow-twitter-business&utm_content=business&utm_campaign=socialflow-organic&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social #Bernie #BernBabyBern #BernieSanders #CulturalPhenomenon #PopIcon #Paris #FashionWeek #Designers #Fashion #UnlikelySources #RunwayModels #travel #Now



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John

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Bernie Sanders really did break-on-through but too bad he was targeted & mislabeled & held back by a diabolical systemic ruling class who plays by an alternative reality 

Culture Eats Strategy for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner bigTime: during Paris fashion week, designer Demna Gvasalia drew inspiration from an unlikely source: U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders.
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-01-18/bernie-sanders-is-now-a-fashion-icon?cmpid=socialflow-twitter-business&utm_content=business&utm_campaign=socialflow-organic&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social #Bernie #BernBabyBern #BernieSanders #CulturalPhenomenon #PopIcon #Paris #FashionWeek #Designers #Fashion #UnlikelySources #RunwayModels #travel #Now



Good wishes,
John

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Friday, January 20, 2017

The Obama - Trump Cycle Irony

The Obama - Trump Cycle Irony


Trump's public persona and manipulation of the traditional media via new media is easily labeled with the value = black & white (law & order)
However if anyone sees gray matter it's Donald J. Trump

On the other hand, Obama's professorial philosophical authority positioned him to be the rhyme, reason and rational of the way the world works and exists in gray matter - however - he clearly not only saw the world as black & white he unfortunately projected that on our nation and our world.

BTW, this friend of my father who was around my world when I was formulating my young mind as a poet lawyer marketer forbidden rockstar had a big influence on me:
Nov 16, 1999 - PITTSBURGH, Nov. 17 -- After 32 years at the University of Pittsburgh, Theodore O. Windt, professor and chair of the Department of Communication and preeminent scholar on the American presidency, will retire in April, 2000. ... Windt developed the first presidential rhetoric ...


Good wishes,
John

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Thursday, January 12, 2017

Psychic Sir Turmeric Mustardseed _ new poem January 2017

Psychic Sir Turmeric Mustardseed

If StoneHedge Would Sway
Alien eyed energy formations
Besides the roots of chords
The alert forewarned physics
Lap rat cooked by psychic energy 
In the cartoon book of calculus 
What form will energy take here 
Alien, human, demon, X-factor 
Cheers to all those benefactors 
Piercing fear with Arthur's sword
Practiced poetry of Merlin's alchemy 
#StoveTopiPhonePhoto #Natural #NewMediaArt #alchemy #photojournalism #new #poetry #calculated #cartoon #alien #energy #physics #Stonehenge #British #organic #mustard #whatiscooking #everyday #writersofinstagram #arthistory #amwriting #pmwriting #poetrytherapy #newedaymedia #publishing #artwork🎨 Written By: mystrawhat.com 
John Conte 
Date: January 12, 2017



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John

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Friday, January 6, 2017

The Language of Your Brain _ new 2017 poem

The Language of Your Brain

We’re all a little different
And yet similarly the same
Where we are individuals
With special care dispensed 
I yearn to learn the ways of you
What I call language of your brain
Our body contains billions of cells
And like a lighting storm it takes
Actual voltage to help you awake
Together we can keep memories
And create new ideas there as well
Through the language of your brain
I’ll help so the axons don’t collapse
To go from pre to post synapses
Carried all along the synaptic cleft 
As two go out three come in the gate
Resting and grading and pumping
Electric impulse we see frame by frame
The memories and ideas like our poetry
All from locating the tone of your stuff
Allowing me to learn languages of a brain
Organically stimulate and inhibit or activate 
Speaking code to the address of each domain
Hippocampus. Neurocortex. How complex.
I’m reaching you thru the language of your brain

Written By: John Conte
Date: January 5 & 6, 2017
mystrawhat.com 
& TheNewEverydayMedia
Draft 2

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Biggest Story 2016?


Biggest Story 2016? = New Everyday Media. 
(want your 15 seconds of fame? want to make money per clicks? want to become president of the USA? ...)



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 Top 40 New Every Day Media Whispering Angels 2016  coming soon ... Whispering Angel 2016 poetry e-book + Celebrating Top 40 hottest dynamic & engaging women of New Eday Media coming soon (probably January after Trump inagurural 2017)


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You can find the Christmas song I crafted with my friends by Googling "Christmas In My Heart" by Video Feed the band

And here is link to the full music video on Vimeo 


"Christmas in my Heart" by John Conte & studio recorded with Video Feed _ the band @mrsmallstheatre

Christmas in my Heart - Video Feed The Band:

Liz Berlin - vocals (Rusted Root)
Erik Cirelli - guitar (Emily Rodgers Band)
John Conte - lyrics, vocals
Mike Speranzo - beat programming & percussion, bass guitar, piano, producer, engineer (Drowning Clowns; Out of the Blue)

Recorded at Mr. Small's Theatre - Recordings (church2studio) Millvale campus Pittsburgh, Pa.

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John

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Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Beyond S. Chicago Street Corners: Violence & Malpractice

Beyond S. Chicago Street Corners: Violence & Malpractice



Old Media Tweets This:

@TamronMSNBC @NBCNews The Chicago block where 15 People were shot in the last year alone: nbcnews.to/2hkPMYK via @nbcnews

New Media Replies:

NewEdayMedia: @TamronMSNBC @NBCNews read Pierre Teilhard de Chardin's Activation of Energy +
Dr. Robert Lanza's Biocentrism &why not program out violence

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NewEdayMedia: @TamronMSNBC @NBCNews why do we tolerate violence? Why aren't there 0 tolerance policies & laws? And why do women reproduce w/ violent men?


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New Media Tweets Next Day:

NewEdayMedia: 
@Morning_Joe elite media & ruling class status quo been sounding like Billy Madison = making everyone dumber for it https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=LQCU36pkH7c


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John

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Thursday, December 8, 2016

Staring At Me _ new recorded poem song Dec'16 _ words, melody, vocal & video by John Conte & TheNewEverydayMedia.com


"Staring at Me" music video




words, melody, vocal & video by John Conte & TheNewEverydayMedia.com
written & recorded Dec 7 - 8, 2016 (1st draft, 1st take recorded on iPhone while driving and played back and re-recorded into Garage Band using Yeti Blue mic)

"Staring At Me" lyrics 

I see you staring at me
It's O.K. cause I can stare too
I kinda like it that way
Hey hey hey
I see you staring at me
I see it makes you pleased
And I don't know you
And you don't me
But still you're staring at me
So i'm staring at you
And i don't know
Who who who
Who who who
You are
And I don't care
And all you wanna do is stare
Stare at me
I can see
You staring at me
And if you don't like what you see
Well you don't have to stare
You don't have to stare at me
Just look away
I kinda like it that way
Hey hey hey
who who who
Hey hey hey
who who who
I can stare too


words, melody, vocal & video by John Conte & TheNewEverydayMedia.com
written & recorded Dec 7 - 8, 2016 (1st draft, 1st take recorded on iPhone while driving and played back and re-recorded into Garage Band using Yeti Blue mic)


Sunday, November 27, 2016

"Still Me" poetry & photography Newspaper piece November 2016

"Still Me"
Looking at my photograph
I know I can be anybody
But with memories
I see my past like a movie
I recall burning leaves in the fall
The smell of barbecue on the grill
The sound of water falls and rain
The taste of crispy turkey skin
Holding hands at the table at Thanksgiving
I see my eyes and they're the same
With my memories I'm "Still Me"
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Written for Franciscan Manor
November 15, 2016
By Progressive Home Health's
Resident Poet John Conte
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"Arts therapy has come beautifully into its own. What it shows us over and over is that our minds do heal through creative expression; it gives us reason to want to continue to go on." - Anonymous 




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John

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