Community can be a lifeline through grief. A friend of mine recently lost three significant family members very close together. What an overwhelming time. Everyone responds to loss in a different way. When my father died in another province, after … Continue reading →
My mom, Sarah June (Holm) Maginley, wrote the words for this poem back in the mid-late 1970s. I remember her dancing her way around our kitchen, thrilled with her composition. As my sister, Heather, and I were working on a … Continue reading →
I wrote this song right after my mother, Sarah June Maginley, passed away. This is a recording from her memorial during which I performed it August 16, 2014.
How we feel and how comfortable we are in our skin is reflected in both our singing and speaking voice. Have you noticed how you can tell if someone is stressed or joyful as soon as you hear their voice … Continue reading →