Closing on 2018

Christmas has passed. As always, it is a time of emotional intensity and it is distilled through our relationships with others. I’m listening to Norah Jones this evening as I write this December blog. She sings from the heart about so many kinds of relationships. If one is willing to Read more…

Meta Metaphors

Meta Metaphors (With permission to reprint from the Oregon Musician, February 2016, Issue 12) Metaphors are something we use everyday in our speech. If I want to make a point of clarification or enhance the description of something, a metaphor can be useful. Essentially, it joins two things that are Read more…