Tuesday, December 3, 2013
While traveling up to San Francisco last month to play on KALW, we stopped in at Gryphon Stringed Instruments in Palo Alto. I went into the bathroom where I spotted this Ome Banjo Sticker. Yeah Ome!! I knew this was the place to get our guitar repaired! Besides they were really helpful folks too.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Oh joy to the world! This beautiful Ocean, the view of Monterey Bay from our California home is a daily blessing. I can sit on the sofa with the guitar and the writing pad, gaze on the blue waters, hear the crashing waves and this is bliss. I'm bursting to share these new songs with you and the quiet voice of patience reminds me the time will come. The more I release my grip on the thoughts of how exactly things should unfold the more I am in amazement that reality is more exciting than my plan ("remind me things always get better,
Friday, August 2, 2013
We had the privilege of playing music in Sandy Hook, CT this past month. There is a sense I felt within this community of connection. The sense of connection was not talked about or posted for those visiting, other than the simple bumper stickers that read, "We are Sandy Hook. We choose Love." Even though emotions still sit right below the surface, the sense of "We choose Love" can be felt. The question is, can we too have the courage to choose love? The pictures below were taken in the Newtown United Methodist Church where we sang twice last month. These are thousands of origami birds sent from Japan and represent prosperity. They hang and lay everywhere inside the church. "WE CHOOSE LOVE"