Fall 2018

Fall is my favorite season, without a doubt.  We’re in the middle of the shifting weather right now ~ it’s like summer one day and chilly the next, but it’s all good.  I have a couple of songs extolling the virtues of autumn, ‘Autumn Dance’ being my most...

Summer 2018

Well, it’s a hot one for sure here in Michigan, and pretty much all over the country! After a long, cool spring, summer has arrived with a vengeance.  There’s not much new to report right now except that Ireland was again wonderful and I’m doing some personal...

Spring 2018

It’s a slow, cold spring here in Michigan but there signs of life out there.  Bits of flowers are starting to show, the grass is a shy and curmudgeonly green, and there are definitely new bird songs to be heard.  I’m all for that! ...

Winter 2018

‘winter dark always takes me by surprise ~ I think it’s the middle of the afternoon and all of a sudden the sky is the color of slate with thick, clotted clouds lowering themselves upon the buildings and the trees’              ...

Fall 2017

The weather has made a dynamic shift here in Michigan and it feels much more like fall than summer.  In the past few months there have been some fun neighborhood bonfires, a two-week stint of teaching songwriting at Interlochen Arts Academy, various gigs...

Summer 2017

For some reason my usually so-so garden is bursting at the seams already, and most likely because it’s all in pots this year.  My neighbor and pal is going to help me put a patio in my old garden spot (which didn’t work that well anyway) and I found...