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Shower Room Temple

Playboy bunny Dani Mathers was recently sentenced for posting a photograph of a nude 70-year-old woman in the shower room at a health club. She is being punished for invading this woman’s privacy and for writing a vicious, body-shaming caption … Continue reading

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Ballet

Last week I sang at a memorial service for Karen, a woman I’ve known since I was nine years old. She was my sister-in-law’s sister – and though I didn’t know her well — I’ve been part of her family … Continue reading

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Where the Angels Live

Several years ago my friend Lucy Mathews Heegaard invited me to collaborate on an intriguing project: a series of greeting cards each with a music CD inside. The CD would contain one of Lucy’s songs, an instrumental version of the … Continue reading

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Compared to What?

Just about every week I hear myself saying the same phrase. When a voice client tells me how terrible he is at public speaking… When a friend complains about how out of shape she is…. Even when I’m giving myself … Continue reading

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Molly’s Song

Many of my songs emerge from a deep connection with another person. I’m inspired let them know what I see in them through the vehicle of song. Nearly twenty years ago, I created a song for my friend Molly in … Continue reading

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Rat Race

One of my voice clients recently confessed to her habit of “scurrying” – which I interpret as meaning rushing when there is no need to rush, going fast out of habit, and bringing a sense of urgency to non-critical things. … Continue reading

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Heart of a Warrior – A Song for This Moment

These past weeks have been deeply challenging for many of us. Friends of color are striving to say and do the right things to keep their children safe. A friend who is a school director called weeping about a third … Continue reading

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