365 Songs: Adding one more smile and a little more love to life.


Music makes life better.  And sometimes, a song just for you can make you smile inside.  Or cry.  Or reflect. Sometimes, finding your voice is harder than you ever would have thought. With this in mind, I started a 365-Song challenge on Tuesday March 4th 2014. I'm looking forward to sharing a song with the …

Tra la la: Singers behind-the-scenes.


All my life I've been singing, solo and with groups large or small.  I don't watch Glee.  I've heard it's hilarious.  As a firm believer in not taking yourself too seriously, today it's time for giggles.  Hopefully these bring a smile and even a chuckle forth. FYI: Like any other subculture of folk with a …

Being heard: Tapping into the substance that gives truth power.


I don't do New Year's resolutions. Instead, every season, I grapple with a different area where I need change or improvement.  Right now, it's about friendships... More to come later. The last season was about figuring out how to do urgency. I'm a calm, peace-filled, bright and shiny, fun,  logical, God-loving person.  While I fully grasp …

A Capella Whitney Houston Tribute Medley


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ZgDcaoWbD8&list=UUaHVlLD3fmEPrbrSdpJ7Dtw&index=1&feature=plcp

I work for a non-profit agency in Watts, CA: One of the most impoverished communities in the country. This morning I was humbly honored with the opportunity to sing for the senior citizen's in one of our programs. I asked whether it was appropriate to perform this medley, along with Strange Fruit and Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing and they agreed. Hope you enjoy.