Out with the Old

I’m spending the last few hours of 2012 rifling through old love letters, pictures, and voicemails – yes voicemails! – from former lovers and boyfriends; beautiful things said to me in moments of fondness and passion – connections I haven’t wanted to relinquish for fear of somehow being invalidated. And yet, I know that I must…

Soulful Messiah

I’m listening to The Soulful Messiah for the first time – yes, I’m REALLY late! Oh Man!! What a glorious night of music and worship. It is commonly known that I do not care for other folks’ renditions or interpretations of standard classical music. And Handel’s Messiah is my all time absolute favorite piece and…