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Breaking Silence for music in the desert  

No, nothing about that man, except by way of immersing in Mexican culture this last week, where I’ve felt comfortable and safe since my childhood in Riverside.  
Some of why I haven’t written will find its way in here—I will…

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French rap revisited  

After releasing the video for My Man..  
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1FWwZtCww8I  
 I'm getting requests for the lyrics to the French (archetype) rap, so here they are (reposted from an earlier blog) in French and then in English translation, with an explanation after (if…

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Death, Coming Out, & Magical Music  

On June 29th, as I was driving north to oversee a tenancy change and construction on my longtime home in Aptos, I got the call from my cousin that my aunt had died.  I know—we are all going through these…

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My First New Song 

 Either on the home or music page, you can click on If These Walls Could Speak, the first song I've sent out to my music people.  

I first heard If These Walls from Barbara Gerry and Mark Chetkovich when I…

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