Rebecca Toh’s work. Everyday elegance.
Rebecca Toh suggests a way to live in the moment.
For a day, an hour, or maybe just ten minutes, try this: Pretend time doesn’t exist…
Today is my mom and dad’s 61st wedding anniversary. Two years since mom passed.
Dad, Mom, Me and my little brother Stephen.
Peter Green (1946-2020)
I just heard from my friend Jeff Brown, an excellent guitarist in his own right, that former Fleetwood Mac guitarist
Peter Green has passed.
I wasn’t aware that Green wrote
Black Magic Woman, the iconic track made famous by … the rest “Peter Green”
Representative for New York’s 14th congressional district.
This woman should be the President of the United States.
If we survive the malice and incompetence of Donald Trump and the Republican party, one day she will be.
This is not new, and that is the problem. Mr. Yoho
the rest “Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez”
My friend Rex Siegler uses old-school tools. Visit “
…and my typewriter too.“
Rex Seigler, July 23, 2020
The latest from my good friend
Annie soars over all these tracks.
When Joe Williams joins in on Everyday I Have the Blues, chills.
Annie Ross’s vibrato mimicking the lead trumpet shakes defined the sound.
Swinging so hard.
Another triumph for Bob Dylan. This album is very, very, very good.
Now playing on repeat.
Got a tell-tale heart like Mr. Poe
Got skeletons in the walls of people you know I’ll drink to the truth and the things
the rest “Rough and Rowdy Ways”
In need of correction.
Right in the oval office. Everything is fine.
One of the things I like about where I live now is that there are packs of children. One big pack possibly, or perhaps interweaving smaller factions. I’m not sure. I’m not doing an anthropological survey and analysis.
I haven’t …
the rest “Just Be Back By Sundown”
Bald Eagle, Kyra Mills, 2020
“Some birds are not meant to be caged, that’s all. Their feathers are too bright, their songs too sweet and wild.”
Thanks to Kyra Mills for sharing her beautiful artwork.
Fox, Kyra Mills, 2020
We all have talented people in our lives. I feel particularly lucky to know so many. Musicians, artists, poets, healers. All of them making my life richer by association.
Recently, a friend of mine began painting with watercolors and sharing …
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I love my dad for a number of reasons. Here’s one of them.
I’ve been thinking recently about returning to live in Lawrence, Kansas. I went to college there and ended up staying for over twenty-five years. I’ve had a …
the rest “Return”
I spoke with my former band director Jim Swiggart from Hutchinson, KS on the phone today. What a pleasure! He’s 80 years old and still consulting for high school band programs around his state of Arkansas!
Stevie Wonder, b. May 13, 1950
Reminded by my friend
Mark Wickliffe that today is the birthday of one of the greatest musicians to ever stomp on the terra.
Any day you decide to listen to Stevie Wonder is going to be amazing.
Listen to this …
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Eva did a photo shoot of Marilyn today.
All the oranges.