When this slot became available, Marian (runaway sentence) kindly offered to take over with a musical prompt as inspiration for our writing. Unfortunately, Massachusetts was beset by snow storms this weekend, and she has been without electricity or internet connection. Therefore, I have stepped in temporarily to offer our first music challenge.
Hendrik Weber, better known as Pantha du Prince, is a German electronic music producer and DJ affiliated with Hamburg's Dial music label. He made his debut as Pantha du Prince with a four-track 12" release, Nowhere (2002), followed a couple years later by a full-length CD/double LP, Diamond Daze (2004).
Watch this video of his song, Saturn Strobe, and allow your thoughts to flow. The visuals may aid the imagination, or you may prefer to listen with your eyes closed. If poetry is the result of the experience, we would love to read it. Please acknowledge the artist as the inspiration for your piece.