Sunday Songbird

Sunday Songbird: Fiero Roadtrip

I’ve been having a real Ted and Marshall situation lately, in that every single time I’ve gotten in the car lately, this song has been playing.

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Sunday Songbird

Sunday Songbird: My Mind is For Sale

Today, my old iPhone sits in an iHome in my son’s nursery, quietly playing Jack Johnson’s soothing – upbeat and happy, yet still relaxed, and somewhat scathing – songs, lulling him to sleep every night…It’s fair to say he’s stuck with me through it all.

On Art and Music

“Art doesn’t transform. It just plain forms.” – Roy Lichtenstein It’s unfortunate, to me, that one of the first things to get cut with school budgets are the arts.  Especially music classes. If there’s one thing I know, the best way to connect with teenagers, or to engage them in an activity, is to use…

Time May Change Me…

…But I can’t trace time… There’s just something about the change of the seasons that brings about an inward stirring, don’t you think? Maybe it’s just me, but Spring isn’t the only time of the year I get the urge to rummage through the cupboards and toss things that are no longer needed. Perhaps it’s the…

Quoted

On my last Quoted post I received a comment from Chuck Huss who said, “I find great quotes in song lyrics.” I loved that he said this, because I couldn’t agree more. Song lyrics are a fantastic source of quotes, and as I said in my response to him, they often feel like poetry set…

Free Fallin…

I’m a quarter century old today! And this has been my favorite song for 23 years. Although I think it’s a pretty safe to say that if it had come out 2 years sooner, it would have been my favorite for all 25. Anyways, I hope you enjoy: How dated is this video??  What’s your…