So long, farewell…

I have been running the blog now for nearly 4 years and over 340 posts. Even I can’t believe there have been so many! In the meantime, I have moved across the country, toured nationally and internationally several times, started my YouTube channel and taken on a full time job. In many ways, the blog […]

Frederick Douglass: American Hero

This post comes from member Jonathan Sprout. Earlier this month, President Trump said, “Frederick Douglass is an example of somebody who’s done an amazing job and is being recognized more and more.” Since he did not cite reasons for Mr. Douglass’ recognition, I’d like to share this information about the man Abraham Lincoln looked up […]

Stay Eye to Eye With Me, Can’t you See?

Member “Mrs. Kate” Carpenter is a folksinger, songwriter & storyteller from Callahan, FL. She shared a recent experience with us she had teaching below. It is a wonderful reminder of the power of music to connect. Recently I was skyrocketed out of my comfort zone. I was asked to teach songwriting to youthful drug offenders […]