The Fair at New Boston

to the fair I go fiddling and a dancing every labor day!   Every year during Labor day weekend, rain or shine, for the past 20 something (nearly 30 I believe) The Fair at New Boston has been celebrated in Springfield, Ohio. I will be there, again, as a street fiddler, and the music for…

Support my Blog

So a year ago today I earnestly started this blog. It is a hogpog of thoughts on adversity, animals, baseball, the American Civil War, classical music, coffee (go Ghostlight), cooking, Doctor Who, dogs, education, faith, family, folk music, food, freedom, fun, greed, history, hope, Jazz, life, listening, love, mankind, movies, music old movies, peace, plants,…

Life in a Way

Guilty, yeah I am! Life as an adult I hate! Will I never fly?   /// I seem to think in haiku meter now. 5 7 5! It is true though, I hate the adult life I have. It is lonely and almost feels without purpose outside of just being alive. As a kid I…

1916 Easter Rising

Song   I did this video presentation for an event yesterday in Lexington, Kentucky. The music is my setting of Liam Mac Uistin's Rinneadh Aisling Duinn, written in 1976 and remembering 60 years past the 1916 rising. The talking and such is part of the piece. The day yesterday was an Irish heritage event where…