The Day Fall Fell

Today was the day Fall FellThe last leaves of Autumn are on the wingCars had Christmas trees on the roofSoon it will be time to sing (Auld Lang Syne)Today was the day Fall FellThe ornaments and lights are going upThanksgiving was great funLife with you is a Golden CupToday was the day Fall FellHappy Birthday my DearMy life is wonderfulWith you, and every year

The Magic Cello

Giving thanks forOrange and YellowThe sound it makesThe Magic CelloLike a BassAnd ViolinThe sound it makesAlways winsMellow, hauntingMoody, smoothThe sound it makesIs in the groove

New Testament

My fifth song with Cello. Its a challenge, but the more I play Cello, the more I love it. This a New TestamentReligious, in a pagan wayWorshipping NatureWhat God hath madeNo need for textProse or sermonsJust open your eyesYour soul is yearningGentle thoughts Relaxing and kindOpens your soulOpens your mind

Radio Ghost Train

My second song with Cello. All aboardThe Ghost Train SpecialPulling out of Station ZeroMorse Code TappingPistons RappingGuess it’s time for us to goDestination Is the futureWe will get there when we doMorse Code TappingPistons SlappingThe night air is coolBand aboardThis Haunted TrainPlaying sad songs from the pastMorse Code TappingPistons RattlingThrough a tunnel in the mountain passThere’s no lightAt the end of the tunnelOr in…

Two Sheriffs

Its taken me 6 years to get over the horror of the Political Stain on America. While it still wreaks of that subhuman filth ex President, I realize in many ways it just doesn’t matter – that we have been here before, it just has seemed worse than ever. Time has – and is – showing us that like all other real and wannabe…

Late Fall Light

Late Fall LightSignaling snowShort days, long nightsWinters glowSummer birds Have flown awayWinter birds Are here to stayEvery seasonHas a planHas it’s reasonSomething grand

Every Song a Journey

As we slide Towards a new yearI count my blessingsWith good cheerGiving ThanksIs so catharticLifts your spiritVery KarmicI’m in love With writing songsPlay my celloSing alongRemembering thoseWho’ve left this earthWe all will goThey just left firstWith the time That I have leftI will followThe Big Treble ClefEvery songI try to writeMakes my daysUpbeat and brightI thank God forGood cheer in songEach one a journeyI…

New Cello

My high back chairDoes rest my soulAnd loves to hearMy New CelloThe way it stands So straight and sleekMy New CelloIs quite uniqueThe rosined bowGlides right acrossThe beautiful bridgeIt’s pretty glossThe silky notesThe mellow roarIt’s soulful soundI so adore

Personal Best Dreams

Right when the pandemic started, I decided I was going to sell all of my Ham Radio (KY6R) gear and get back into music. I’d been away from music 30 years. In the 80’s I was impatient, young, had dreams of being a rock star but really didn’t put in the year or two of daily hard work, practice and study to become a…

Inner Spaces

Inner spacesGentle lightGolden morningsPurple nightsWinter shadowsSing their songStretching outGrowing longIn the cornersLight peeks inIlluminatingThe darkened din