Last week the students in my Writing Close to the Earth online class read George Orwell's classic essay, "Politics and the English Language." In it ... Read More
(major against minor / breaking the glass case / where are you?)
words and music: Casella
Brother I can’t do this anymore
Your silence is killing me
Hiding major against minor chords
You disappear right in front of me
And how am I supposed to take it?
I’m already on my knees
And suspended in the distance
Between grace and gravity
Overcome by shadows of ourselves
Disguising our reflection
We could take the time to find our way
Across this disconnection
Because how are we gonna make it
If we both refuse to see
That we can’t go on erasing over
Every sad thing?
I want to trust you but you’ve lost all control
(Where are you?)
Nobody holds you like the hand of God
As a singer-songwriter and recording artist, Andrew has released more than ten records over the past fifteen years. His music has earned him a reputation for writing songs that connect with his listeners in ways equally powerful, poetic, and intimate. He has also followed his gifts into the realm of publishing. His books include the four volumes of the award-winning Wingfeather Saga.