Sander and the Lost Giant

Welcome to Episode 20 of the April Eight Songs & Stories Podcast. Today’s story is called “Sander and the Lost Giant“.

I’m so excited to celebrate my 20th episode. Twenty fairytale stories written, narrated and illustrated and shared with you, dear Wonderfuls – that’s a lot. And I have Continue reading


The Way Wings Should

what will our children do in the morning? will they wake with their hearts wanting to play, the way wings should? will they have dreamed the needed flights and gathered the strength from the planets that all men and women need to balance the wonderful charms of the earth so that her power and beauty does not make us forget our own?

i know all about the ways of the heart – how it wants to be alive.

love so needs to love that it will endure almost anything, even abuse, just to flicker for a moment. but the sky’s mouth is kind, its song will never hurt you, for i sing those words.

what will our children do in the morning if they do not see us fly?



Childhood Snow!

When I was six, my big sister dressed me up all in black like the Beatles and took this picture of me.

If you have snow to play in, make a snow angel for me!