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…


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…


Right Now, Right Here

Life under quarantine is like one long migraine. Take it from me; I have…


The Metaphorical Manger

I stopped looking at my calendar weeks ago. There was no reason to. No reason…