With Sincerest Gratitude

Michael, Bill, Peter and Mike, I can’t thank you enough for all that you’ve meant to me. Your music is inspiring, memorizing and fun. I am blessed to have come of age with R.E.M. You helped me through my teen years, my uncle’s suicide, you helped introduce me to my future husband and you gave […]

A Reawakening to Music

There was a time in my life when music meant everything. It was vital. Although I can’t sing a note on key or understand anything about how it’s made, music spoke to me, for me, and about my experiences like nothing else. ¬†Around the time I became a mother, however, my interest in music started […]

#68 ~ Love is a Mix Tape

Love Is a Mix Tape: Life and Loss, One Song at a Time by Rob Sheffield I found out about this book from Pop Candy, my favorite pop culture blog written by Whitney Matheson. As soon as I found out what this memoir was about, I had to buy it.. It tells the story of […]