Published December 17, 2013
Standing there in mid-gawk, it could not have occurred to me that just 8-short-years later, Mr. Price would record my song, "HELP ME" and that we would become friends.
Published June 02, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg, I respect your success. I am not envious of your wealth. I congratulate you on your business acumen. But, as a leader, you are big hat, no cattle. Soft drinks?!! Are you kidding me?
Published July 09, 2011
Hi, I’m Larry, and I’m an alcoholic…There was a time that I would not have had the courage to even whisper those 7 words to myself. Well, that time is long gone because of one person, not really just a person, a saint and my friend, Mrs. Betty Ford.
Published April 22, 2011
Without Easter, Christmas is just another "nice" Bible story. Without the death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus Christ, Christmas is pretty much about my grandchildren opening presents wrapped in pretty paper.
Published January 08, 2011
I have had the great, good fortune to have been tutored in the art, not of songwriting, but, songcrafting by some of the greatest song craftsmen, and song craftswomen, in the history of American music: Cash, Kristofferson, Miller, Nelson, Newbury, West, Lane, Gaither. I would like to add another to the list: Bill Barnes.
Published October 16, 2010
When I watched the 33 miners in Chile emerge from the tomb the first thing that struck me was that it was their faith in God that pulled them through their ordeal.
Published September 28, 2010
The news about Larry Summers' departure from the White House got me thinking about my granny. Precious memories of my grandmother are with me this week. Larry Summers could have learned a thing or two from her about debt and more...
Published September 08, 2010
The Heartland is crying out for help. Will someone take the time to listen?
Published August 23, 2010
The ban on drilling in the Gulf is a terrible burden on those who need and want to work.
Published August 13, 2010
Let me get this straight, the first lady and one of her daughters took a vacation to... Spain? In these times?