“Spiritual But Not Religious”: More and more people describe themselves with this term; I am one. What it means is that we feel a spiritual impulse and even reverence but can’t find the established religion to match it. I like to work with groups of songs, or “cycles,” inspired by a central theme. The latest is “Spiritual But Not Religious.” MORE. . .
“The Blue State Blues”: “We’ve paid our dues/ And now it’s time to win, not lose/ And paint the U.S. the Blue State Blues. . .” A cycle of 18 songs both political and moral in direction. Take that, regressive, war-mongering Republicans! You go, progressive, peace-encouraging Democrats and independents! MORE. . .