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  A title for this post didn’t come to mind right away. There’s so much inside my head that I’m not sure where to being. What I do know is that what I’m facing has been and will be faced by many others. If there’s one thing I’ve learn in my 61 ½ years of […]

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Closing gates

When I was 6 weeks old my parents took me to Germany on a military transport ship. Apparently I slept in an orange crate on the journey, there being no cribs available. After returning to the US when I was 5 years old, I stayed put until I was 14, when I visited England with […]

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A Different Kind of Christmas

This Christmas is quite different from every other Christmas I’ve had as an adult. For the first time I’m not involved in any music making whatsoever. For 25 years I was a professional oboist and played more Christmas concerts in various concert halls and churches than I can remember. I know The Messiah by Handel […]

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