My Mother Died Today

Written December 27, 2020. My mother died today. A long-expected shock. A dreaded relief. She’d been sick for a long time. We knew her days were limited. Nothing prepared us …

Oh, Very Young

Cat Stevens, A.K.A. Yusaf Islam, the 70s singer/songwriter who converted to the Muslim religion after a near-drowning accident, had a way with a musical phrase. One of his most plaintive …

People > Projects

It’s done. The recording project started four years ago—putting the book of Revelation to song—has moved from our hands into others’ who will refine, polish, and package it until it …

Love Babies

She doesn’t even know my name, but Eden Snell lights up my life. Born to Pastor Nick and his wife Deanne, who happens to be my office manager, she’s the …