Blogger John Holton wrote a tribute to the late Leon Russell.
Another blogger I admire, Roy Ackerman, blogged a tribute to the late Leonard Cohen.
This time, McKinnon played a piano and sang a song written by Leonard Cohen. Right at the end, she made a political statement. Agree or disagree, at least we have the right to speak out in this country. Democracy can get messy, and we may be in for a long, hard, next few years. Especially when you see political discussions on Facebook and Twitter, two social media that have turned into troll feeding grounds.
Music is one of the things that can sustain us in hard times. This week, I am thankful for music, and for have knowing a special friend of over 40 years whose life has become music. Today is his birthday. Happy birthday, Howard, and may you have only happy years ahead of you.
Day 20 of NaBloPoMo.