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Monday, February 14, 2022 - Songwriting

I’m doing original songs on my Thursday online show, and I was thinking about songwriting this morning. I don’t write songs on a regular basis although I’ve had periods in my life where I’ve done a lot of writing. Songwriting…

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Monday, February 7, 2022 - All You Need

I know I’m a week early, but my Thursday show theme is ‘love’ for Valentine’s Day, so I’m going to write about romantic love today. Love is such an interesting thing. We seem to have an intuitive understanding of love…

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Monday, January 31, 2022 - Wonder All Around

As I was walking around my office this morning and trying to think of what to write to you about I was struck by the wonder all around me today. When I awoke I was touched by the light purring…

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Monday, January 24, 2022 - Favorite Songs

I’m doing a show on Thursday titled “New-to-Me Songs” that will feature my favorite songs I’ve learned over the past two years. I don’t have to tell you that it has been quite a journey over the past two years…

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - Friends

My Thursday show this week is a birthday celebration for two of my biggest supporters and friends - Matt and Deann Pujol, and so it has me thinking about friendship and all that means. I’ve had many friends over my…

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Monday, January 10, 2022 - A Songwriter's Life

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I’ve been listening to the songs of Bill Staines in preparation for my Thursday online tribute to him, and it has me thinking about the life that many songwriters live - one that I had contemplated early-on in my…

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Monday, January 3, 2022 - Always Hopeful

I want to start off with a hopeful message again this year. It’s too easy to find things to make us feel down. This has been a tough time on everyone. I maintain that there is always joy and love…

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Monday, December 27, 2021 - In-Between Time

We are in that in-between time over the holidays that is always interesting. As a kid I loved this time because we were out of school with new toys and all our friends to play with and have winter adventures…

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Monday, December 20, 2021 - Christmas Engulfs Me

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I was talking at my concert last night at La Veta Mercantile about how much there is about Christmas that is intertwined through us. It is a time of so many memories, sights, smells, sounds, and tastes that are…

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Monday, December 13, 2021 - Taking Stock with Love

I’m taking stock of all that’s going on less than two weeks before Christmas. I’m carrying a little magic for Christmas in my heart and for my senior gigs and my concerts this week. That’s very important since I need…

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Monday, December 6, 2021 - Every Year

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In early December every year I take stock of my frame of mind and Christmas spirit. This year is not as worrisome as last year before we had vaccines for COVID, but of course we’re still not out of…