Archive for

Days and Nights with a Naked Lady

I’ve been playing a lot lately with a naked lady. Well, she’s not completely naked. She’s wearing a G string. Also A, D and B strings, and a high and low E string, too. When the Montreal-based guitar company Mackenzie & Marr decided several years ago to honor folk and western singer-songwriter Ian Tyson with … Continue reading

Is There Cause for Optimism on Trump?

There’s said to be an old Chinese curse, “May you live in interesting times.” We are certainly living in interesting times with Donald Trump. I almost wrote “under Donald Trump.” But the evidence has mounted in the chaotic three weeks of this administration of incompetent revolutionaries. And one thing is increasingly clear: While we will … Continue reading

Tweets for you