In Appreciation of Rumi

Always Room for Rumi I have appreciated and enjoyed the poetry of Rumi since the mid 1990?s. At that point in time, Coleman Barks, an American poet, published his second collection of Rumi?s poetry. In that same year, Bill Moyers interviewed Barks on his PBS series,...

Song Spotlight: Bohemian Rhapsody

Is This the Real Life? Over time, the classic rock song, Bohemian Rhapsody (performed by Queen), has continued to gain fans and musical appreciators. At the same time, it still lives on in the hearts of Queen fans who first heard it back in 1975. The memorable opening...

Four Corners

As with some other songs of mine, I was inspired to write Four Corners by my observations of and inspiration by the natural world around me.?I wrote it during the end of year holiday season in 1989. Flying Over Four Corners The song came to me while I was traveling...