“Forgiveness”, from “Love Themes”, a Forte Friday Post

"Forgiveness", the Key to Love . . . Love . . . that eternal emotion that we, as humans, long for. We want to love our spouse, children and other family members. And, in return, we want to be loved by them. But, sometimes, hurts and wounds can cause our relationships to suffer, and the love we so desperately desire, be at a distance. However, there is a Key that unlocks the door to the heart of even the most "unlovable" person. And, that key is "Forgiveness". What is "Forgiveness"? What is forgiveness? We've all heard, "You need to forgive everyone who hurts you." Sounds easy. Right? But, sometimes the hurts and wounds run so deep, it seems like an impossible task. And, as humans, it sometimes is . . . it, at times, requires an act of … [Read more...]

“Seas” . . . a Forte Friday Post!

"Seas" . . . the song In keeping with my Forte Friday posts, I'm sharing "Seas" this week. It is one of the songs from my first album, "Creation: A Musical Tapestry", which was launched in July, 2010. This album musical portrays the story of Creation as recorded in Genesis 1. The seas were created after the heaven and the earth, on Day 3. It was then the God commanded "the waters of the earth gathered together at certain places. The waters formed seas and oceans, lakes and rivers, so that in other parts, the dry land became visible." (Chabad.org.) Thoughts on "Seas" . . . When you think of "seas", do you think of a tumultuous storm with raging winds and waves? Or do you think of a calm sea? If you have ever been on a cruise, I'm sure … [Read more...]