It was 20 years ago today…

AWKWARD!! May 29, 1994 my dad died. Sadly he didn’t get to see me grow out of my “Madonna Wannabe” phase… This year marks the 20th anniversary of his death, so I felt it was significant to write about.  I don’t really like to harp on the issue or garner sympathy from people about it, so no…

41 is the new 11

Today is my 41st birthday! It’s weird to even think that I’m in my forties, because I certainly don’t feel like I’m old.  Funny how when you’re a kid you think 40 is ancient. In 1984 at age 11, I discovered the music of Cyndi Lauper and the course of my life was forever  changed….

Oscars Tonight!

It’s Oscar Day! I’ve been a fan of the Oscars since I watched Silence of the Lambs win for Best Picture in 1992.  I have dutifully sat through each 4 hour show every year since.  And what I’ve come to realize after 22 years of viewership? The Oscars are a bit of a snooze. Yep….

Frozen…and I don’t mean the Disney Movie!

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about what my voice will be contributing to the world when I release my CD this year.  I have a choice in what I want to say, and I am conscious about the message I’ll be sending.  The quote I put at the top of this post summarizes the…