Like as the waves make towards the pebbled shore, So do our minutes hasten to their end; Each changing place with that which goes before; In sequent toil all forwards do contend... (quote courtesy Shakespeare, art masterpiece courtesy Claude Monet)
Dedicated to the brave memory of Michael Servetus and to all of those so-called "witches", the mercilessly tortured and murdered victims of the Inquisition. (art work from an original woodcut dating from this nightmarish period of European history)
When we shuffle off this mortal coil, the brevity of our lives, embracing our pain and our pleasures, is hidden in the dust of our demise...(partial quote from W. Shakespeare and courtesy of The Bard himself!) (Art Masterpiece courtesy Claude Monet)
We all suffer in one way or another, some more, some less, and so when I consider the misery and suffering that humanity has had to and does endure, I sadly observe that Life is a Vale of Tears...(art masterpiece courtesy Claude Monet)
I composed "Forever" as the wedding processional for my friends Valerie and Jason for their wedding this past June. When I played the piece for them the first time, they were both very impressed and were happy to have me perform it at their wedding.