Thanksgiving Songs

It is probably quite telling that when the news broke about Biden’s victory, I…


Choose Something

O Star (the fairest one in sight), We grant your loftiness the right To some…


The Mutilated World

Try to praise the mutilated world. Remember June's long days, and wild…


We Have Forgotten

If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each…


The Butterfly Effect

I have never thought it was a good idea to put up a political sign in our front…


LEGOS and Lemonade

Clearly, someone is laughing at our 21st century arrogance. If the last six…


Flung!

Bill Bryson’s memoir, A Walk in the Woods, is about hiking the Appalachian…


Only Practice

A million years and at least ten lifetimes ago, when the world went into…


Shameless

It was 106 degrees yesterday in Albuquerque. In the afternoon to take our minds…


A Footnote

“Every piano lesson starts with hand sanitizer and ‘What’s new?’” a young…