Music of the Spheres: Classical Music for the Eclipse

Eclipse mania is gripping the country!  Next week, a huge swath of the United States will be treated to a textbook perfect, solar eclipse that (depending on the weather) should be seen by millions.  Alas, for those of us in the far north of the country, the effect won’t be so total. So I’m consoling myself with a playlist of appropriate classical music, drawing on music inspired by the moon, the sun, or outer space as a whole.

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Rest in Peace, Dad

My dad has passed away, somewhat suddenly, following a short illness.  And I’m still trying to process things.  I’m a writer and have been for many years now… and while I still feel like I’m drifting around in shock, maybe writing this blog entry will help me organize my thoughts and emotions.

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Peter Chamberlain: July 17, 1942 – August 11, 2017.

Beloved father, grandpa, brother, family man.

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