January 20th, 2017 is a Sad Day

  We need our voices and creativity more than ever now. We need to support one another with our current realities and our hopes and dreams. We have lost too much in the last year, and will lose so much more to come.   Five Years – after today, five years seems hopeful for the […]

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What I’m Loving – Oh My Love

Fool for love. Creative process is good. Relaxation is good. Make time for good things. “Oh My Love” is a song written by John Lennon and Yoko Ono that appeared on Lennon’s Imagine album in 1971. George Harrison contributed guitar on this song and several other songs for the album. (wikipedia) John: Well I don’t […]

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that song in my head – have i heard it before?

Was listening to music from the early 70s the other day and I came across “The Air that I Breathe”, written by Albert Hammond and Mike Hazlewood. It’s performed by the Hollies below. The “Air that I Breathe” was a song from my childhood. I have memories of lying down in the back seat of the car, my […]

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B-52s – Feel Good Vibes

Dancing is good for whatever’s ailing you – especially when the ailment is boredom, broken heart, anger, sadness, frustration, malaise . . . I can step out of my blues almost anytime I shake it up with the B-52s. Have a listen – and if you’re feeling too serious – shimmy those hips, jump up and down, […]

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Unbleached mottled memory

Growing up, I felt like a boy. When I discovered David Bowie, something beyond gender stirred in me. He cracked open a snake egg in my spine and my nervous system squirmed. His voice took me out of my body and put me in the stars.

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