(Image origin unknown) “Why can’t you just write something cheerful?” I ask myself this often. And I really do try. But by now you all know how partial I am to rain. I once told a friend, who thought I should write an angry song, “Even raw, angry emotion mushifies and translates to sorrow.” And it’s […]

A Handwritten Apology

My oldest sister is a poet. She’s seeing a sweet, sweet man. A songwriter. He treats her well and makes her laugh. Makes her feel beautiful, again. Although she’s always been gorgeous. But she’s assured me they’re nothing serious. They just happen to be on the same wave length, that’s all. They’re both artists, just-past their prime, they have children […]