Songs, lyrics and songwriters

  It started with a song… these blog posts most generally do. But what comes first in a song? The music? The words? It’s an age old question, which undoubtedly is a matter of preference for the songwriter. Either way, these songs tell a story of the delicate variations of the songwriter’s emotions during the

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Love…

Love wins… even in the face of despair. Changes are happening all over our world in light of the recent elections in the United States. To be honest, I’m not sure many of them are for the best. We seem to have opened up a chasm to a world of intolerance and hate that was

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Soul searching …

  Some days I am just trying to find the real me, my core… my soul.  Soul searching… every now and then it seems the two worlds collide leaving me lost, forgetting who I am and why I am here. Just for a moment I was here and then gone, as if there never was

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It started with a song

  It started with a song, and it never ended. So many songs I’ve listened to and shared over the past few years. Some new, some old and certainly a few off the beaten path of popular radio! I was sifting through all of the songs I’ve shared and made a playlist on Spotify for

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Life Events

  The dictionary defines a Life Event as the following: noun. A major event that changes a person’s status or circumstances, such as giving birth, marriage, divorce, death of spouse, loss of job. Life events are very often discussed in terms of stress. I’ve managed to live through most of these events in the recent

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Hidden Gems – Whitehall Parade

Hello!  You may have wondered what I’ve been up to lately… I’ve been writing a few guest blogs for the Grimniens and the first can be found here:  Hidden Gems Whitehall Parade It was a real treat getting to know Whitehall Parade and their music, so please give them a listen! For more information on

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Courage

  Courage… it started with a song. I’ve been listening to Darling Arithmetic by Villagers, among other albums during our recent deluge of snow. A Nor’easter– Winter Storm Jonas – blew through the eastern seaboard like no other I’ve seen in my lifetime, dropping 32 inches of snow in 24 hours in our little town.

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Imagine Peace…

It started with a song… imagine. It is the end of Thanksgiving day in the United States. A day of family, friends, the beginning of the holidays; a time of peace. I thought I’d take some time to share some thoughts about a song I heard earlier in the day -Imagine by John Lennon. Imagine –

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