• What Bright Spots Accompany the Moon (6/20/2018) - a photo of Mercury from MESSENGER, NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Carnegie Institution of Washington, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center a poem inspired by my view on the evening of June 15, 2018 with special thanks to my father who often paused to walk into the front yard and look up at the stars and… Continue reading What Bright Spots Accompany the Moon
  • piano outside The King Center A Shift in My Creativity (5/7/2018) - The book Silence and Beauty is part-memoir and part-exegesis of Endo's novel Silence and the intersections it leads to among Japanese culture, Western culture, Christianity, and art. Last week, I paused after reading this quote to ponder what moment would be Ground Zero for my current music-making. It was...
  • Singing the Syrian (4/16/2018) - Walking with Earthworms Does an earthworm deserve death after deluge makes it homeless? Or are careful footsteps sacred? If bombs rain as gas and dust flood lungs Shall we trample those who can’t go home? Krystal J. F. Grant, April 16, 2017   An earthworm’s return home after this morning’s deluge became the climax of… Continue reading Singing the Syrian


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