Month: July 2012

Let the Music Play

“Without music, life would be a mistake.”~Friedrich Nietzsche Roger Waters, June 10, 2012, Louisville, Kentucky I cannot read music or play a musical instrument, and my singing is only passable after a carefully administered dose of liquid courage, but I come by… Read More ›


“I am tired. I am tired. “~Ray LaMontagne (“For the Summer”) Some days, there is no amount of miles, either on the trails or on River Road to separate me from the negative thoughts that reside in my head or… Read More ›

River Road

Neil Peart, the greatest drummer ever and 1/3 of the band, Rush, lost his daughter in a car accident and his wife to cancer in less than a year’s time. In his remarkable book, “Ghost Rider”, he describes his 55,000… Read More ›

An Unlikely Hero

“There is poetry as soon as we realize that we possess nothing.”~John Cage One month ago today, I wrote my first blog. With every post I have written, I remain surprised and humbled by the responses I have received. For… Read More ›