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MLK's Mountaintop and Patty Griffin

“I would like to live a long life. Longevity has its place. But I’m not concerned about that now. I just want to do God’s will. 517 more words

Austin's Patty Griffin and Shawn Colvin join cast saluting Emmylou Harris

Austin singer-songwriters Patty Griffin and Shawn Colvin are in Washington, D.C., this weekend as part of a star-studded concert honoring Country Music Hall of Fame singer Emmylou Harris. 114 more words

Best Less is More of 2014

One of the hardest things to capture in poetry is a moment of beauty. Come on too strong, and it becomes cliché. Approach the moment too softly, and no one has any idea what you’re getting at. 646 more words


Christmas Cornucopia - Eleventh Day

We are nearing the end of our journey now with our Sleigh still moving forward following a star. As you approach the end of any journey there is space for reflection on the path already travelled and anticipation of the welcome to be found at the destination. 501 more words


Raking leaves

It is the last day of Autumn, a cold, thick-oatmeal gray day, and finally: I put on my rubber boots, and I’m raking leaves. It’s the first time since mid-October that the sleeping leaves have been disturbed, and I quickly realize it’s a bigger job than I thought it would be. 620 more words

Creative Writing

NEVER SAY NEVER: Ian McLagan (1945-2014)

I’ve been listening to an angel’s cry
I can dream if you hang around
I can do anything
With you by my side
Never loved anyone…

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