Category Archives: Finding My Way

Hole Up in the Sky

The day after the tragedy of 9/11 I heard a New Yorker say, “It’s like there’s a hole up in the sky.” I wrote this song not long after. All across America those of us who watched the horrific videos … Continue reading

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ORDINARY MOMENTS

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How about taking a moment or two in these extraordinary times for something ordinary? Here’s just what the doctor ordered, a rendition of my poem Ordinary Moments voiced and produced by longtime Canadian radio personality and voice-over artist, Ched Miller. … Continue reading

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I’M AFRAID I’M IN LOVE

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“I’m Afraid I’m in Love” features Joe Baque on piano, Rainey Burson vocals and Cary Black bass. Lyrics and music by me.  We hope you enjoy what you’re about to hear! CLICK ON THE YOUTUBE LINK BELOW AND GIVE IT … Continue reading

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THE PLACE BEAUTY ROAMS … an Art Song by Joe Illing, Illustrated by Simon Kogan

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  Here’s another ‘Joe’s Art Song’ (me improvising on piano as I read my poem). The illustration is by SIMON KOGAN  (view some of his work at simonkogan.com). We hope you enjoy it!     CLICK ON THE YOUTUBE LINK BELOW AND GIVE ‘THE BLACK … Continue reading

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