Is there anything as beautiful as a slightly clouded sunrise? Yes, a partially clouded sunset. Is there anything as tender as the touch of a newborn child? Yes, the touch of the elderly one as they acknowledge their next journey. Is there anything so hopeful as a spring blossom? Yes, the dance of a falling [...]
A few years before my father died, I went into his closet and I was stunned to see how few clothes he had in there. He was the kind who believed that a man only needed one coat, two pairs of shoes - one for yard work and another for going to church. My closet [...]
Several postings ago, I shared the progress I was making with a new song. Since then I added drums and a bass guitar and did some more mixing. It is good enough for me. I actually consider it one of the better songs I have written. What's it really about? It is about our shared [...]
At the start of my time working in higher education in the U.S., I taught managerial accounting to business majors, who mostly did not want to become accountants. It was required of them, so they could have an understanding of what "the numbers meant." I am fairly certain, even after taking my class, they still [...]
Still Hungry After All These Years – Spelk — Read on spelkfiction.com/2019/04/01/still-hungry-after-all-these-years/amp/ My friend Mark is a very talented writer!
on the bed, eyes closed, record spinning, imagination filling in the spaces...45ish years later, I could do the same thing with this song...if I had a record player. https://youtu.be/pnhIS29wk2A