Namaste Dear Friends I have just finished recording a selection of Improvisations for Bansuri…(Indian Bamboo Flute)… Titled “Soundscapes for Awakening” The wonderful thing about the Bansuri is that I can bend the notes and use intonation similar to the way we speak…varying the pitch in order to express different subtleties of feeling… I started playing […]
Coming upon this Buddha head overgrown with leaves this morning in our garden .. there was an immediate sense of clarity and peace as I stared transfixed by the stone face peeping through the foliage .. just like a child playing “Hide and Seek” .. This is actually who I am .. Awakeness in disguise […]
Looking back from this moment when I am meandering along this path of acceptance, I see now that there have been a handful of pivotal experiences that were so powerful at the time that they set the tone for the long periods in between.
Just before Christmas 2016, I faced the biggest challenge of my life so far.. I lost my right eye due to a rare form of melanoma … Soraya writes about this beautifully in her blog here. I really felt for a short time that I would not be able to come back from this and reached a […]
About a year ago, I tore the meniscus in my left knee. For those of you who have had this injury, the pain can be unbearable. After months of healing, things were starting to improve until I squatted to pick up a paint can and I was in agony again. My darling Soraya suggested my knee was […]
Dear Friends – I have been so fortunate in life so far in that there have been so many magic moments when I have landed back on my feet in some seemingly extreme situations.
Dear Friends – I am excited to be working on a new song that I hope will be accessible to everyone – There is going to be a video with it and it is all about ‘reaching out and connecting’.
Dear Friends – Welcome to the second of my regular weekly Blogs – If you missed the one last week you can find it on my facebook page or always on the website.