The Hottest Part of the Day

The Grateful Dead & the persistence of time

A Shop Window, just off the Plaza in Santa Fe, photo by the Author, John Levin

Well, this is an odd essay to write. One of my favorite Grateful Dead songs is “Me & My Uncle:”

Me and my uncle went riding down,
South Colorado, West Texas bound.
We stopped over in Santa Fe,
That being the point, just about half way,
Hey, and you know it was the hottest part of the day.



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John Levin

John Levin

Scientist. Writer. Meditator. Blue Tantrika. Mystical Rabbi. Climate & Human Rights Activist. I’m a man of few words, except when I open my mouth.