Helen and I.

Helen Keller.A bright child; she had learned to talk a bit before she grew ill with a ruthless fever that plunged her into darkness, isolating her from parents that loved and adored her.There was no way to reach her or alleviate her suffering.I cannot imagine what it must have been like to adjust to »nothing«  …

Consolation

What can I say ... What magic combination of words can I use... To compel you to listen to this song? I performed it... Two years or so ago. It resurfaced from the deepest recesses of my heart today. The familiar strains wafting through my consciousness as I attempted to live a productive day despite …