Tag Archives: soul

The Queen of Soul

Titles and accolades are often little more than hype. Not hers. I was honored to meet Aretha Franklin decades ago when my band did an ABC special with her. Like many artists, she was an introvert, with a shy smile … Continue reading

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The Soul is a River

Likewise is the soul a river that flows not only from but to its Source

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Beyond the Heavens

Like all beings with souls, I have been perpetually in awe of nature. And yet I’ve always yearned for something more. Even before I believed, I looked for what was “behind” the night sky. I sensed that the spiral precision of leaves, the engraver’s … Continue reading

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Dear Human

Whether or not, fellow soul, I should choose to choose you, I vow to always see you whole and never ever use you.

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