Category Archives: Music

The Screech of Divine Love

I meditated on divine love, and God sent me baby screech owls. Memorial Day, meditating at lunchtime, I focused my attention on divine love. At twilight, I sat on the porch, silently applauding the tree frogs, an arboreal orchestra without … Continue reading

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Gratitude, Part 2

For years, I’ve kept a haphazard gratitude journal. I sporadically write down things I’m thankful for, even quirky little things that make me laugh. For my first blog entry of 2011, I thought I’d share a few from last year: … Continue reading

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Ode to an Oak

This was written from a dream on October 18, 2010: I was playing violin in a symphony orchestra, an informal lunchtime concert in a downtown park. I suggested that we perform a descriptive piece, an ode to a nearby giant … Continue reading

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