New Year, Newsy News!

Welcome, 2021…we’ve been waiting for you! (thank you Brent McGregor for this awesome photo.) Hello, friends and fellow music lovers, and Happy New Year! May this new year bring magic and wonder and unlimited creativity. This has been an unforgettable time as we have all reimagined our way of doing things. Never have connection, music, […]

December’s Newsy News

Greetings, friends and fellow  music lovers, I hope you are warm and cozy wherever you are. Our mountains are covered in snow, and I never tire of their magnificent beauty. There are some special things coming up this month. Most of all I wanted to send you warm wishes for this holiday season. This will […]

Welcome, November…a time for gratitude.

Greetings, friends and fellow music lovers! Autumn is here in central Oregon and it is glorious. Crisp air and vibrant colors abound as the aspens let go of their last golden leaves. I hope you are finding peace wherever you are. This challenging and eye-opening year has brought into clear focus the necessity of art, […]

A new video for a song inspired by Mary Oliver

Hey y’all, we made a video! This song was sparked by Mary Oliver (oh, Mary). She asks in a poem called “The Summer Day”: “what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” I plan to keep asking myself that every day. Back in April, or was it May? we […]

October Newsy News!

Welcome, Autumn…now bring on the soup! Greetings, friends and fellow music lovers – I hope you are doing alright and finding things to nourish your spirits! These are heavy and yet meaningful times we are living in. We need each other and we need music now more than ever if you ask me.   Here are […]

New Book Celebration!

Hello, friends! Wowza! I’m floating on cloud 9 from last night’s new book celebration livestream with my friends Tom Kimmel and Nathan Brown! Thank you so much to everyone who tuned in, shared, and donated. What a spirit-lift it was to be with friends and hear their incredibly moving artistry. We had a blast and man, I needed that.  In […]

September 2020 Newsy News!

Hello, friends and fellow music lovers! My how these days are flying and slogging at the same time. πŸ™‚ I hope you are finding beauty in these waning summer days. I am savoring every moment of sunshine! These are exciting times around here at BW headquarters. I am so thrilled to announce that my new […]

Check out the latest newsy news for August, 2020!

Greetings, friends and fellow music lovers! These are rich, long days of sunshine, new avenues of connection, finding ways to lift each other up. And they are also richly complex days of uncertainty and change. I hope you are finding beauty and meaning wherever you are.  Here are a few things coming up I’d like […]

New book alert!

NEW BOOK ALERT! It’s finally come true. My poetry book Believe The Bird is out in the world and I am over the moon. The first box of books is on its way to me now! Yes, you can buy from the big book store in the sky but if you don’t mind waiting a […]

July Newsy news is here!

Well hello, July Wednesday, July 1, 2020 thanks for bringing summer! Greetings, friends and fellow music lovers! I hope you are staying well and doing alright. Time seems to be doing a funny dance these days… I have slowed down and stayed in one place, and yet I can’t believe it’s already July! I am […]