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Thus Lies the Poetry Lie

When I was in college I had a friend that I really respected.  Mike was a few years older than me and we were paired up randomly to work as prayer partners for our Christian fellowship group that we both … Continue reading

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Song and Poetry

Most of my children have participated in some way in the school choral programs.  I love going to the holiday concerts.  Many times the pieces they perform are the same arrangements that I performed when I was in high school … Continue reading

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Song and Poetry

My high school son had a Christmas concert last night at his school.  A chorus performed one of my favorite pieces, “Sure on This Shining Night” by Samuel Barber.  The lyrics, a poem by James Agee, are haunting and the … Continue reading

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