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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Shifting Focus

Whenever I take a photo, I take moment to move the camera from side to side, higher and lower, deciding where, what or whom I want to be the focus of the photograph. The point is to capture the moment so I can recall the experience and how I felt at that moment when I […]

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Missions

Somewhere along the line,  I acquired the idea that I should have  mission. Something towards which I worked that would be for the good of others, change things for the better and would give me a rock on which to build my life. Sadly, I can’t remember the specific moment that this idea took shape. Nor […]

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